About the Electronic Hallway

The Electronic Hallway at the University of Washington Evans School of Public Affairs is an online library of quality teaching cases and other curricular materials for faculty who teach public administration, public policy, and related subjects. Electronic Hallway materials are used widely throughout the United States and in many foreign countries in graduate, undergraduate, and government training programs.

Sample Case Abstracts

Managing Cutbacks at the Department of Social and Health Services
An agency head develops a strategic, inclusive budget process in response to drastic federal cutbacks. This case provides a powerful example of internal and external consensus building under extreme pressure, as well as insight into political aspects of good budgeting.

Flu Vaccine Case Study
Difficult market conditions have made flu vaccine production and distribution a perennial problem in the US. Students are challenged to define the public interest and outline policies to secure the production and distribution of a public good.

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