2018-2019 Graduate Bulletin

PAD 719 Delivery Systems in Justice and Urban Services Systems

Explores how various criminal justice and other urban services are administered and delivered through partnerships between public agencies, the voluntary sector (nonprofits and cooperative associations) and private for-profit companies and individuals. The course examines the government contracting process for criminal justice and urban services and funding, legal accountability and stake-holder issues to be considered by public managers when delivering public services through inter-governmental agreements and public- private partnerships.