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Regional policy evaluation and the disaggregation of policy effects.

B. K. Ashcroft

Regional policy evaluation and the disaggregation of policy effects.

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Published by University of Strathclyde Centrefor the Study of Public Policy in Glasgow .
Written in English


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SeriesStudies in public policy -- 113
ContributionsUniversity of Strathclyde. Centre for the Study of Public Policy.
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Open LibraryOL14457993M

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Regional policy evaluation and the disaggregation of policy effects. by B. K. Ashcroft Download PDF EPUB FB2

Regional policy evaluation and the disaggregation of policy effects. Glasgow [Scotland]: University of Strathclyde, Centre for the Study of Public Policy, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Brian Ashcroft.

The evaluation of public policies is of paramount importance for modern policy making, especially in a period of severe budget constraints. The literature has proposed several methods to deal with the issue of causality and counterfactual evaluation in a variety of contexts, with an.

Buy Regional Perspectives on Policy Evaluation (SpringerBriefs in Regional Science): Read Books Reviews - An obvious recent example of this is "the Achilles' heel of regional policy has always been the difficulty of evaluating its effectiveness and justifying its cost" (DAMESICK, ). If true, this is a serious misunderstanding of the nature of public policy evaluation studies, as this paper has tried to by: 5.

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This book is primarily oriented towards those who have a practical interest. Therefore, attention is mostly paid to the practical aspects of the methodology and the measurements methods. Potential regional variation in crime rates has been recognized as an issue of clear importance given its implications for the development and evaluation of theories of criminal activity, determining the appropriate level of disaggregation at which to undertake empirical analyses of crime and whether crime fighting policies should be constructed at a national or local level.

New regional policies have specific characteristics that make their evaluation very problematic: the presence of intangible objectives; the complexity of cause–effect relationships; their systemic nature; their embeddedness; their dynamism and flexibility; and, finally, the devolution of powers.

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book demonstrates the process of identifying opportunities for subnational interventions to achieve multiple targets and indicators through the formation of new integrated key performance by: 2. Policy Impact Evaluation: Did the Policy Produce the Intended Outcomes and Impacts. Policy impact evaluation examines changes in key indicators that have occurred since the implementation of a policy and the extent to which changes can be attributed to the policy.

Policy impact evaluation’s relation to policy development phases is illustrated in Figure 1. Evaluation. Evaluation of EU cohesion policy helps to: Improve the effectiveness and efficiency of programmes Provide information about the impacts of cohesion policy Evaluation of cohesion policy is undertaken on a partnership basis, with Member States responsible for ex ante evaluation and the European Commission for ex post evaluation.

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managing cohesion policy programmes, and academic experts - all working in and experienced with cohesion policy. The conference aims to shape Cohesion Policy by bringing together academics and practitioners.

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This book has been made possible thanks to the generous support of the Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund (SIEF). Launched in with support from the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development, SIEF is a partnership program that promotes evidence-based policy making.

Briefs 2, 6, and 7 discuss the steps as they apply to all types of. policy evaluation, whereas Briefs 3, 4, and 5 discuss Step 3 (focusing the evaluation design) as it applies to the specific types of policy evaluation.

1 CDC, Office of the Associate Director for Policy. Definition of Size: KB. Evaluation attempts to determine as systematically and objectively as possible the worth or significance of an intervention, strategy or policy.

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The aim of this paper is to propose a pragmatic public policy model that would encourage Western countries, Author: Nicola Yeates. Evaluation in the policy making process Evaluation is a critical component of policy making at all levels.

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evaluation is intended to help clarify political options, not just measure organisational efficiencies. (Baume, 35) It is this feature of evaluation - its combination of technical analysis and value (or political) judgements - which makes its application to areas of social policy, much of which is premised on the same combination of.

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Research conducted in this paper aims to explain localization and data disaggregation in the context of the SDGs, the impact on key performance indicators (KPIs), how to disaggregate data to influence policy, and provide some answers to the highlighted questions through a case study that disaggregates SDG 6: Clean Water and by: 2.

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