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Public policy and program evaluation

Author: Evert Vedung
Publisher: New Bruswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, 2000, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. printView all editions and formats
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Evaluation is a controversial and little understood strategy of public governance, control and decision-making. This is an introduction to the field of policy evaluation, and should be useful to  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evert Vedung
ISBN: 0765806878 9780765806871
OCLC Number: 50489697
Notes: Translation of: Utvärdering i politik och förvaltning.
Description: xx, 336 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Evaluation: A semantic magnet --
Evaluation between intervention and feedback --
Evaluation, rationality, and theories of public management --
Models of evaluation --
The eight problems approach to evaluation --
Evaluation purposes --
Internal or external evaluation --
Characterizing the public intervention --
Monitoring --
Pre-evaluation --
Impact assessment as tryout and social experimentation --
Generic, reflexive, statistical, and shadow controls --
Process evaluation and implementation theory --
Merit criteria and performance standards --
Use and utility of evaluation.
Other Titles: Utvärdering i politik och förvaltning.
Responsibility: Evert Vedung.

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