Policy indicators

links between social science and public debate by MacRae, Duncan.

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill

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  • Policy sciences.,
  • Social sciences.,
  • Statistical services.,
  • Social indicators.,
  • Economic indicators.

Edition Notes

StatementDuncan MacRae, Jr.
SeriesUrban and regional policy and development studies
LC ClassificationsH97 .M33 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 414 p. ;
Number of Pages414
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2854828M
ISBN 100807816280
LC Control Number84017294

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This section identifies five quality indicators of effective policy development and implementation. These quality indicators are consistent with the evidence-based principles outlined by The National Implementation Research Network (NIRN).1Brief explanations for each indicator follow, with a summary of key features at the Size: KB.

Social indicators are an important tool for evaluating a country's level of social development and for assessing the impact of policy. Such indicators are already in use in investigating poverty and social Policy indicators book in several European countries and have begun to play a significant role in advancing the social dimension of the EU as a whole.

Policy Indicators provides a critical review of the field of social indicators, stressing the uses of statistics in policy debate. For applied social scientists and policy analysts, it presents broad proposals for the roles of their fields in a democracy.

Originally published in Cited by: Policy Indicators provides a critical review of the field of social indicators, stressing the uses of statistics in policy debate.

For applied social scientists and policy analysts, it presents broad proposals for the roles of their fields in a democracy. Originally published in A UNC Press Enduring Edition -- UNC Press Enduring Editions.

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The test is available for a limited time while IELTS testing is currently suspended due to COVID Indicators are specific, observable, measurable characteristics of changes that demonstrate progress toward outcome or impact.

Outcomes and impacts in comparison communities. Costs of implementing the policy. Cost savings resulting from policy implementation. Examples of outcome and impact indicators are presented in Figure 2. Indicators (PSA Policy indicators book From local level and national targeted priorities for UK public sector governance.

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"Mouritzen and Opstrup's book is a most welcome addition to the subject of the management of academic performance. It is certainly well-worth reading and considering."—Bruno S. Frey, Permanent Visiting Professor at the University of Basel and Research Director CREMA - Center for Research in Economics, Management and the Arts, Switzerland.

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The current indicators used to measure the impact of science and technology in developing countries have been formulated based on conditions and assumptions that are primarily relevant to developed countries. The contributors to this volume contend that these indicators, when applied to developing countries, often lead to inaccurate conclusions.

Open a book — any book —on the economics of developing countries, and it will begin with the usual litany of woes. Developing countries, notwithstanding the enormous strides they have made in the last few decades, display fundamental economic inadequacies in a wide range of indicators.

Levels of physical capital per person are small. The indicator matrix included in the HSSP II provided a list of indicators including targets, baselines, and data sources. This indicator handbook serves as a companion to the matrix, providing much more detailed information including calculations, DHIS2 programming.

Third, it strikes a good balance between old and new indicators, opening up new dimensions of innovation for measuring. It is a book worth reading for scholars studying innovation, for policy makers and, not least, for innovation managers in the private sector.’ – Bengt-Åke Lundvall, Aalborg University, Denmark and Sciences-Po, Paris, France.

The aim of this research is to show that the Carbon Footprint Assessment might be a relevant indicator to design sustainable strategies/policies striving to reduce CO 2 by setting in motion the.

A lot of what happens in economic policy, in the U.S. and in other countries, is a repetition of things that have been tried before. And while history often repeats itself, author Kate Raworth challenges that idea in her book, "Doughnut Economics.".

WICHE's electronic fact book, Policy Indicators for Higher Education: WICHE States, presents regional as well as state-by-state data with analyses on several fiscal, demographic, economic, and social indicators important to policymakers, educators, and researchers in the West.

The indicators are updated periodically as new data become available. “Key performance indicators” means factors by reference to which the development, performance or position of the business of the company can be measured effectively.

Note: *There is an exemption from 6(b) for medium-sized companies Source: Companies Actsection (6) 6. The annual KIDS COUNT Data Book uses 16 indicators to rank each state across four domains — health, education, economic well-being, and family and community that represent the supports children need most to thrive.

Some of the report’s key takeaways include. The Feed the Future Indicator Handbook presents the set of performance management indicators for phase two of the U.S. Government’s (USG’s) Feed the Future initiative, guided by the Global Food Security Strategy (GFSS).

The set of indicators described in this Handbook are designed to measure progress against each result in the Feed the Future. short-term economic indicators, different sectors of economic activity, globalisation, innovation, labour market, etc. Special attention is paid to indicators used to assess both macroeconomic and structural policies.

In each section, references to sources and suggestions for further reading are provided. Why this book. target indicators before and after the particular activities occurred.

If it is not possible to obtain pre and post data, a more appropriate design may be a non-experimental descriptive design, such as a case study. Understanding the process by which a policy was developed can be helpful in fully understanding the policy and interpreting the.

Well, a growth in people accessing policies and procedures may indicate that there is an interest in the policies, and an awareness that they exist. When trying to decide on your KPI for this metric, you may find that less than ½ of 1% of the employee population accessed the policies and procedures page of your company’s intranet last year.

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