Public Policy

  1. What is Public Policy?
    A purposive course of action followed by an actor or set of actors dealing with a problem or matter of concern
  2. 4 types of Public policy?
    • distributive policy
    • regulatory
    • redistributive
    • constitutive
  3. Distributive policy
    farm subsidies
  4. regulatory policy
    • (behavior/activity is regulated)
    • social-gun control
    • economic- EPA
  5. redistributive policy
    • Robin Hood education
    • (rich share with poor)
  6. constitutive policy
    • civil rights laws
    • lower voting age 18 yrs
  7. collective
    • defense
    • clean air
  8. private
    • health care
    • housing
Author
cormcconnell
ID
232721
Card Set
Public Policy
Description
PP
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