Public Administration 450 essay 7

Podcast: Freakonomics Radio Episode 384, Abortion and Crime revisited Listen online and/ or read the full transcript at:

Reflect on how our readings/discussion thus far on causal theory in policy design, use of evidence in policy design, and how values and norms constrain policy choices. Based on the podcast:

  • What types of policy design choices would be supported by the evidence?
  • Considering social norms and values in the United States, realistically what policies could be designed based on the evidence that would be politically viable?
  • This study is accused of being racist, especially toward African Americans. Why? How are race and socioeconomic status intertwined in this study?

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