Policy Analysis: Concepts and Practice

Prentice Hall, 1999 - 486 páginas
0 Reseñas
This introduction to both the hows and whys of the practices of public policy provides reality-based practical advice about how to actually conduct policy analysis and demonstrates the application of advanced analytic techniques. Covers such topics as Efficiency and the Idealized Competitive Model; Rationales for Public Policy (Market Failures, Other Limitations of the Competitive Framework, and Distributional and Other Goals); Limits to Public Intervention: Government Failures; Correcting Market and Government Failures: Generic Policies; How to Confront Policy Problems; Goals/Alternatives Matrices: Some Examples from CBO Studies; Benefit-Cost Analysis; Thinking Strategically About Adoption and Implementation; Benefit- Cost Analysis in Bureaucratic Settings: The Strategic Petroleum Reserve; When Statistics Count: Revising the Lead Standard for Gasoline. For anyone involved in Policy Analysis, Public Policy, Public Finance, Cost-Benefit Analysis.

Dentro del libro

Comentarios de usuarios - Escribir una reseña

No hemos encontrado ninguna reseña en los lugares habituales.


What Is Policy Analysis?
Correcting Market
Toward Professional Ethics
Página de créditos

Otras 43 secciones no se muestran.

Otras ediciones - Ver todo

Términos y frases comunes

Referencias a este libro

Todos los resultados de la Búsqueda de libros »

Sobre el autor (1999)

David L. Weimer is Professor of Public Policy and Political Science, University of Rochester.

Información bibliográfica