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Author Palfrey, Colin, 1939-
Title Evaluation for the real world : the impact of evidence in policy making / Colin Palfrey, Paul Thomas and Ceri Phillips.
Imprint Bristol, Eng. : Policy Press, 2012.

Author Palfrey, Colin, 1939-
Subject Public administration -- Decision making.
Political planning -- Decision making.
Alt Name Thomas, Paul. Author.
Phillips, Ceri. Author.
Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Evaluation in the political and academic worlds -- What is meant by evaluation? -- Designing evaluations -- Selecting evaluation criteria -- Developments in economic evaluation -- The impact of evaluation on decision making -- The future for evaluation -- Concluding thoughts.
Summary This valuable book examines the development of evaluation and its impact on public policy by analysing evaluation frameworks and criteria which are available when evaluating public policies and services.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781847429162 (electronic bk.)
1847429165 (electronic bk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9786613718761
OCLC # 798209758
Additional Format Print version: 9786613718761

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