This Handbook deals with many aspects of public policy evaluation including methods, examples, studies, professionalism, perspectives, concepts, trends, substance, theory, applications, dispute resolution, interdisciplinary interaction and bibliographies. A rich variety of insights and alternative perspectives on systematic policy evaluation, as well as ideas and applications dealing with win-win policy evaluation are, brought together to create a unique resource in public policy evaluation.

Changing Policy Research

Redisricting is a good subject for illustrating what might be called the old, the middle, and the new in policy research because

  • Redistricting is a metapolicy subject because it determines who the policymakers will be, which in turn determines the policies adopted in many policy fields.
  • This is especially a political science subject unlike other important policy problems, such as (a) economic growth associated with economics, (b) technological innovation ...
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