Updated in a new 5th edition, this book lays a strong conceptual foundation to understanding the rationales of and limitations to public policy. It gives practical advice about how to do policy analysis while demonstrating the application of advanced analytical techniques through case study examples. Policy Analysis: Concepts and Practices is a comprehensive, accessible, and rich introduction to policy analysis for readers in public policy, public administration, and business programs.The analytical objective is to maximize, or at least achieve lower bounds on, certain variables that represent goals by altering ... L. Kaufman, aThe Planner as Interventionist in Public Policy Issues, a in Robert W. Burchell and George Sternlieb, eds., ... the 1980s: A Search for Future Directions (New Brunswick, NJ: The Center for Urban Policy Research, 1978), 179a200. ... of Efficiency: Costa Benefit Analysis, Systems Analysis, and Program Budgeting, a Public Administration Review 26(4)anbsp;...
|Author||:||David L. Weimer, Aidan Vining|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2015-07-02|