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.
Win-win or super-optimizing analysis of public policy problems tries to find feasible solutions that can enable conservatives, liberals, and other major groups to all achieve more than their best initial expectations simultaneously.
The elements in the analysis include (a) conservative goals and alternatives, (b) liberal goals and alternatives, (c) relations between the major alternatives and goals, (d) the development of win-win solutions, and (e) feasibility hurdles to overcome.
The feasibility hurdles to be overcome include economic, ...