550: Unit 3
History 550: Politics and Public Policy, Fall 2022
Part III: Exploring Public Policy Issues
Short Blocks: We discussed: social media regulation, housing, COVID policy, inflation. In unit 20 we did Education policy.
Week 9 (do homework ahead of short block)
22. The Politics of Immigration Policy
READ: Green Packet, 24-45 & WATCH: 60 Minutes on the H1B visa program.
QF: Open borders is the only ethical immigration policy.
23. Trade policy
READ: Trade Policy, 45-63.
QF: Trump's main asset in the 2020 election was that he went to bat in trade negotiations for the American worker.
24. We will begin the library project. Go to page 4 of the syllabus.