Welcome to Forethought India One-on-One Courses. Our program is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in their chosen profession. Our instructor for this course is Lecturer Rafael Bracero from University of Southern California
The course "Public Policy Analysis: Making a Difference in Your Community" is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of the intricate processes and methodologies involved in the analysis and formulation of public policies. Through an exploration of various frameworks, tools, and case studies, students will develop the necessary skills to critically evaluate the impact of policies on society, considering diverse aspects such as economics, social welfare, and environmental sustainability. Emphasizing the importance of stakeholder engagement, effective communication, and ethical considerations, the course aims to nurture a cohort of policy analysts equipped to navigate the complexities of governance and decision-making. By delving into areas such as policy advocacy, international cooperation, and the role of technology, students will be prepared to address contemporary societal challenges, fostering inclusive and sustainable development within their communities and beyond.
At the end of the program, students will receive a certificate & performance letter by the educator indicating that they have completed the program and acquired the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their chosen profession.
Public Policy Analysis , by Rafael Bracero
Rafael Bracero has over 20 years of proven results in brand marketing and partnership development at industry-leading firms, including Disney, Procter and Gamble, Activision and Warner Media. He founded Pathfinder Brand Consulting in 2015 to serve the needs of CPG, tech, media and public sector clients.
Bracero’s brand and product marketing experience includes Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media where he led licensing partnerships across multiple categories with Fortune 500 consumer brands, including J&J, Campbell’s Kraft, and OPI. Prior to joining Disney, Rafael worked in brand management at Procter and Gamble, Activision, and Del Monte Foods where his responsibilities included brand strategy, product management, product innovation, P&L brand accountability, and developing integrated marketing campaigns. Bracero’s expertise also includes digital marketing and social media, media planning, consumer research, forecasting and budgeting, and creative agency management.
Rafael Bracero earned his MBA from USC Marshall School of Business with a focus on marketing. He also holds a MPP in finance from the University of Chicago’s Harris School of Public Policy. After gaining his MPP, Bracero worked in Wall Street as an investment banker for Barclays Capital, where he led global project finance transactions. Bracero earned a BA in economics and political science from the University of Michigan.