Carolyn Arcand

Master of Public Administration Faculty
Office: Political Science, Horton SSC, Durham, NH 03824
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  • Ph.D., Public Policy, University of Massachusetts - Boston
  • M.P.A., Public Policy & Management, University of Southern Maine
  • M.S., Public Policy, University of Massachusetts - Boston
  • B.S., Accounting and Entrepreneurship & Emerging Enterprises, Syracuse University

Courses Taught

  • PA 804: Policy and Program Evaluation
  • PA 905: Intro to Statistical Analysis
  • PA 914: Financial Management
  • POLT 580: Top/Intro Nonprofit Sector/Hon
  • POLT 798: Sem/Political Economy of Care
  • POLT 802: Grant-writing
  • POLT 804: Policy & Program Evaluation
  • POLT 897: Sem/Grant Writing Pub&Non Prof
  • POLT 905: Intro to Statistical Analysis
  • POLT 908: Capstone in Public Admin
  • POLT 911: Public Management Techniques
  • POLT 914: Financial Management & Budget
  • PPOL 906: Fundamentals Policy Analysis
  • WS 505: Survey/The Care Economy

Selected Publications

Arcand, C. (2016). Women in Construction and the Workforce Investment Act Evidence from Boston and the Big Dig. Labor Studies Journal, 41(4), 333-354.

Arcand, C. (2015). How Can Community Colleges Better Serve Low-Income Single-Mother Students? Lessons From the For-Profit Sector. Community College Journal of Research and Practice, 39(12), 1187-1191. doi:10.1080/10668926.2014.985403

Weller, C. E., Wenger, J. B., Lichtenstein, B., & Arcand, C. (n.d.). Push or Pull: Changes in the Relative Risk and Growth of Entrepreneurship Among Older Households. The Gerontologist, gnw145. doi:10.1093/geront/gnw145

Arcand, C. (n.d.). A Field Experiment to Test the Labor Market Value of a Credential from a For-Profit Postsecondary School. Journal of Methods and Measurement in the Social Sciences, 5(1), 40. doi:10.2458/v5i1.18308

Weller, C. E., Wenger, J. B., Lichtenstein, B., & Arcand, C. (n.d.). Push or Pull: What Explains Growing Entrepreneurship Among Older Households?. SSRN Electronic Journal. doi:10.2139/ssrn.2697091

Weller, C., Wenger, J., Lichtenstein, B., & Arcand, C. (n.d.). Increasing Entrepreneurship Among Older Americans: Policy Lessons and Recommendations. Public Policy & Aging Report. doi:10.1093/ppar/pru028

Most Cited Publications