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A practical guide for policy analysis : the eightfold path to more effective problem solving, Eugene Bardach

Label
A practical guide for policy analysis : the eightfold path to more effective problem solving
Title
A practical guide for policy analysis
Title remainder
the eightfold path to more effective problem solving
Statement of responsibility
Eugene Bardach
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bardach, Eugene
Dewey number
320.6
Index
index present
LC call number
H97
LC item number
.B37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Policy sciences
  • Decision making
  • Problem solving
  • Decision Making, Organizational
  • Policy Making
  • Beleidsonderzoek
  • Analyse
  • Einführung
  • Politik
Label
A practical guide for policy analysis : the eightfold path to more effective problem solving, Eugene Bardach
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-154) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Step three : Construct the alternatives
  • Step four : Select the criteria
  • Step five : Project the outcomes
  • Step six : Confront the trade-offs
  • Step seven : Decide!
  • Step eight : Tell your story
  • pt. 2.
  • Assembling evidence
  • Getting started
  • Locating relevant sources
  • Preface
  • Gaining access and engaging assistance
  • Conducting a policy research interview
  • Using language to characterize and calibrate
  • Protecting credibility
  • Strategic dilemmas of policy research
  • pt. 3.
  • "Smart (best) practices" research : understanding and making use of what look like good ideas from somewhere else
  • Develop realistic expectations
  • Analyze smart practices
  • Observe the practice
  • Introduction
  • Describe generic vulnerabilities
  • But will it work here?
  • Back to the eightfold path
  • The eightfold path
  • Overview of the book
  • pt. 1.
  • The eightfold path
  • Step One : Define the problem
  • Step two : Assemble some evidence
  • Agency budgets
  • Information
  • The structure of private rights
  • The framework of economic activity
  • Education and consultation
  • Financing and contracting
  • Bureaucratic and political reforms
  • Appendix C : Understanding public and nonprofit institutions : asking the right questions
  • Mission
  • Environment
  • Appendix A : Specimen of a real-world policy analysis
  • Performance measurement
  • Technology
  • Production/delivery processes
  • Front-line workers and co-producers
  • Partners and other outsiders
  • Centralization/decentralization
  • Culture and communications
  • Politics
  • Leadership
  • Change
  • Preface
  • Appendix D : Strategic advice on the dynamics of political support
  • References
  • Index
  • Summary
  • Appendix B : Things governments do
  • Taxes
  • Regulation
  • Subsidies and grants
  • Service provision
Control code
245022922
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xx, 162 pages
Isbn
9780872899520
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008037690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)245022922
Label
A practical guide for policy analysis : the eightfold path to more effective problem solving, Eugene Bardach
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-154) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Step three : Construct the alternatives
  • Step four : Select the criteria
  • Step five : Project the outcomes
  • Step six : Confront the trade-offs
  • Step seven : Decide!
  • Step eight : Tell your story
  • pt. 2.
  • Assembling evidence
  • Getting started
  • Locating relevant sources
  • Preface
  • Gaining access and engaging assistance
  • Conducting a policy research interview
  • Using language to characterize and calibrate
  • Protecting credibility
  • Strategic dilemmas of policy research
  • pt. 3.
  • "Smart (best) practices" research : understanding and making use of what look like good ideas from somewhere else
  • Develop realistic expectations
  • Analyze smart practices
  • Observe the practice
  • Introduction
  • Describe generic vulnerabilities
  • But will it work here?
  • Back to the eightfold path
  • The eightfold path
  • Overview of the book
  • pt. 1.
  • The eightfold path
  • Step One : Define the problem
  • Step two : Assemble some evidence
  • Agency budgets
  • Information
  • The structure of private rights
  • The framework of economic activity
  • Education and consultation
  • Financing and contracting
  • Bureaucratic and political reforms
  • Appendix C : Understanding public and nonprofit institutions : asking the right questions
  • Mission
  • Environment
  • Appendix A : Specimen of a real-world policy analysis
  • Performance measurement
  • Technology
  • Production/delivery processes
  • Front-line workers and co-producers
  • Partners and other outsiders
  • Centralization/decentralization
  • Culture and communications
  • Politics
  • Leadership
  • Change
  • Preface
  • Appendix D : Strategic advice on the dynamics of political support
  • References
  • Index
  • Summary
  • Appendix B : Things governments do
  • Taxes
  • Regulation
  • Subsidies and grants
  • Service provision
Control code
245022922
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xx, 162 pages
Isbn
9780872899520
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008037690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)245022922

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