Hot Issues that Impact Public Policy
The California housing crisis is a good lens through which to view the process of formulating and establishing public policy. As you work toward your Master’s in Public Administration, the five-step process for creation of public policy will become key to your education. You will learn that once an issue is recognized and the agenda is set, policy is determined (in this case, a number of proposals including By-Right Housing and financial assistance have been presented). Next, funds are allocated, the policy is first implemented and later evaluated for efficacy. See the details of each step and where policy concerning California housing stands today in our latest infographic
This is how public policy works – but do you know who influences its creation the most? More and more millennials are getting involved. Check out the Millennials’ Participation in Public Affairs infographic.