Business & Government Courses at Harvard University


Harvard University offers many courses that explore the business-government relationship, at Harvard Kennedy School (as part of the Business, Government, and Policy Concentration as well as other HKS courses), Harvard Law School, and Harvard Business School.

HKS Courses in the Business & Government Concentration

BGP-100: The Business-Government Relationship in the United States
BGP-150Y: Seminar: Business and Government
BGP-201: Industry Structure, Strategy, and Public Policy
BGP-204M: Food Policy and Agribusiness
BGP-230M: Corporate Social Responsibility
BGP-235M: Private Capital for Public Purpose: Impact Investing and Its Siblings
BGP-264: Capital Market Regulation
BGP-300: Inside Government: Making Public Policy
BGP-510Y: HKS-HBS Joint Degree First-Year Seminar

Other HKS Business & Government Courses

API-102 B: Economic Analysis of Public Policy for Business and Government Policy
API-102 I: Economic Analysis of Public Policy for International and Global Affairs
API-105 A: Markets and Market Failure with Cases
API-120: Advanced Macroeconomics for the Open Economy I
API-135: Fundamentals of Environmental Economics and Policy
API-141: Finance
API-148: Advanced Risk Management and Infrastructure Finance
API-166: Electricity Market Design
API-206: Fundamentals of Program and Policy Evaluation
API-302: Analytic Frameworks for Policy
API-905Y: Seminar on Environmental Economics and Policy
DPI-351M: Lobbying: Theory, Practice, and Simulations
DPI-431: Global Europe in the 21st Century: Democracy, Governance, and Policy
DPI-562: Public Problems: Advice, Strategy and Analysis
DPI-563Y: Integrated Law/Policy Research and Writing
IGA-406:  Policy Analysis and Design for Sustainable Development
IGA-410: Energy Policy: Technologies, Systems, and Markets
IGA-515: Bioethics, Law, and the Life Sciences
ITF-110: The Political Economy of Trade
ITF-220: The Economics of International Financial Policy
ITF-270: Financial Crises: Concepts and Evidence
MLD-326: Decision Making and Leadership in the Public Sector
MLD-335Y: IXP Course: UK and the Netherlands; Behavioral Insights
MLD-830 A&B: Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Private and Public Sectors
PED-209: Management, Finance, and Regulation of Public Infrastructure in Developing Countries
SUP-651: Transportation Policy and Planning
SUP-951: Doctoral Seminar in the Economics of Health and Medical Care

Harvard Law School

Advanced Topics in Insurance Law
Antitrust Law and Economics - US
Behavioral Economics, Law and Public Policy
Communications and Internet Law and Policy
Corporate and Capital Markets Law and Policy
Corporate Finance
Economic Analysis of Law
Empirical Law and Economics
Energy and Climate Law and Policy
Environmental Law
Environmental Law and Policy Clinic
Federal Budget Policy
Food Law
Food Law and Policy
Hedge Fund Law and Regulation
Inside Government: Making Public Policy
International Finance
Law and Policy of Federal Funding Flows
Legal History: History of American Economic Regulation
Legislation and Regulation
Public Health Law and Policy
Regulation of Financial Institutions
Research Seminar in Law, Economics, and Organizations
Securities Regulation
Supreme Court and Environmental Law
The Art and Science of Financial Regulation
The Social Science of Financial Regulation
Topics in Financial Regulation: Consumer and Investor Protection

Harvard Business School

Business at the Base of the Pyramid
Creating the Modern Financial System
Creating Value in Business and Government
Entrepreneurship and Global Capitalism
Field Course: Social Innovation Lab
Globalization and Emerging Markets
History of American Democracy
Institutions, Macroeconomics, and the Global Economy
Managing International Trade and Investment
Managing Social Enterprise
Reimaging Capitalism: Business and Big Problems
The Board of Directors and Corporate Governance
The Role of Government in Market Economies