Basic Methods of Policy Analysis and Planning

Basic Methods of Policy Analysis and Planning

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The book focuses on basic, quickly applied policy analysis methods that can be used to resolve policy problems. There are relevant, real life examples used throughout.
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  • Paperback | 496 pages
  • 175.26 x 231.14 x 20.32mm | 680.39g
  • Pearson
  • Englewood Cliffs, NJ, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 013060948X
  • 9780130609489

Table of contents

I. METHODS. 1. The Need for Simple Methods of Policy Analysis and Planning. 2. The Policy Analysis Process. 3. Crosscutting Methods. 4. Verifying, Defining, and Detailing the Problem. 5. Establishing Evaluation Criteria. 6. Identifying Alternatives. 7. Evaluating Alternative Policies. 8. Displaying Alternatives and Distinguishing Among Them. 9. Monitoring and Evaluating Implemented Policies. II. CASES. 10. Downtown Development. 11. Defending Against Accusations of Prejudice. 12. Solid-Waste Collection Methods. 13. Campus Parking Policies. 14. Emergency Aid for Home Fuel: Developing an Allocation Formula. 15. A Tax on Paper Diapers. 16. Public-Private Development: Underground Atlanta. Bibliography. Index.
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