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Michael J. Rich

Dr. Michael J. Rich


315 Tarbutton Hall
Department of Political Science
Emory University
1555 Dickey Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322
Office Phone: (404) 727-7449
Office Fax: (404) 727-4586
Curriculum Vitae

Michael J. Rich, B.A., Westminster College; M.A., University of Virginia; Ph.D. (1985), Northwestern University. Previous appointments at Brown University, The Providence Plan and the Brookings Institution. Specialization: public policy, federalism, and urban politics/policy. His current research projects include welfare reform, particularly concerning issues related to collaboration across sectors (public, private, nonprofit) at the local level and issues related to the accessibility of low income households to job opportunities; and an assessment of community building and neighborhood revitalization strategies. Courses taught include Data Analysis, Public Policy, Public Policy Analysis, Urban Politics, Urban Public Policy, and Federalism.