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Matthew Hansen, MPA, JD

February 26, 2021
The La Follette School has a been a great academic complement to the law program and has provided me with insights in cost-benefit analysis, policymaking, public budgeting, and economics that my fellow law students don’t currently have. I feel that on top of painting a clearer picture of how well-run governments function, the La Follette School makes me highly marketable and grants me invaluable skills.
Katie Harbath

UW alumna Harbath to discuss Democracy in the Digital Age

February 24, 2021
As social media companies face growing scrutiny among lawmakers and the general public, the La Follette School of Public Affairs at UW–Madison welcomes Katie Harbath, a global public policy director at Facebook for the past 10 years, for a livestreamed public presentation March 24.