Topics in Urban Management

Criminal justice; environmental health; drug policy; rapid urbanization; mobility; job creation; fiscal sustainability: these are a few of the pressing challenges faced by cities around the globe. This course, led by the principal scholars at the Marron Institute of Urban Management, will enable students to develop informed opinions about urban policy, to defend those opinions with good analysis, and to understand the logic behind differing perspectives. Lecturers will include: public policy scholars Angela Hawken and Mark Kleiman, environmental health scientist Kevin Cromar, legal scholar Clayton Gillette, and urban planner Shlomo Angel.

Course Information



4 Points

Term Section Instructor Schedule Location

Fall 2017

Kevin Ryan Cromar
T: 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM SILV 409