Course Outlines: Public Policy
Course Number: GM 603
Course Title: Public Policy
Instructors: Dr Srirang Jha & Dr Amiya Mohapatra
Course Description & Learning Outcomes: This course aims at sensitizing the students about various facets of public policy making processes, models of public policy analysis and implementation and evaluation of policies. Students are expected to develop a fair understanding of public policy making processes and how public policies impact businesses and society.
Ayyer, R. V. V. (2009). Public policy making in India. New Delhi: Pearson Education.
De, P. K. (2012). Public policy and systems. New Delhi: Pearson Education
Introduction to Public Policy: concept, scope, typology and importance Public policy making in India by Ayyer Chapter 1-2
Models of Public Policy Analysis: institutional model, process model, system model, elite model, game theory and public choice model
Public policy making in India by Ayyer Chapter 1-2
Policy Processes and Policy Making in India: policy making structures and institutions, processes in the executive, parliamentary processes, ruling party -government interface, role of political executive, bureaucracy, legislature, judiciary, special interest groups/civil societies, and media in policy making
Public policy making in India by Ayyer Chapter 3-5
Policy Implementation and Evaluation: approaches to policy implementation, problems in policy implementation and evaluation of policy implementation and impact on the beneficiaries/stakeholders Public policy making in India by AyyerChapter 6
Globalization and Policy Making: role of UNO, WTO, ILO, and Regional Blocks in policy making with special reference to trade, environment, labour standards, and human rights
Public policy making in India by Ayyer Chapter 9
[Total Sessions 20 Hours]