MGSC 711 Public Sector Operations Management (3 credits)

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Offered by: Management (Desautels Faculty of Management)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Management Science : Governments around the globe are primarily responsible for providing national defense, civil order and justice within their jurisdiction. Albeit in varying degrees, governments are also actively involved in the provision of crucial services, including education, healthcare, utilities and transportation. The course will focus on the use of quantitative techniques to assist with policy making in the areas of (i) environmental risk, (ii) sustainable operations and (iii) public safety.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2016-2017 academic year.