A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis
  • Author : Eugene Bardach
  • Release Date : 19 August 2015
  • Publisher : CQ Press
  • Genre : Political Science
  • Pages : 222
  • ISBN 13 : 9781483359472
  • Total Download : 261
  • File Size : 46,6 Mb

A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis PDF Summary

In the Fifth Edition of A Practical Guide for Policy Analysis: The Eightfold Path to More Effective Problem Solving, Eugene Bardach and new co-author Eric Patashnik draw on more than 40 years of experience teaching students to be effective, accurate, and persuasive policy analysts. This bestselling handbook presents dozens of concrete tips, interesting case studies, and step-by-step strategies that are easily applicable for the budding analyst as well as the seasoned professional. In this new edition, Bardach and Patashnik update many examples to reflect the shifting landscape of policy issues. A new section with advice on how to undertake policy design in addition to making policy choices makes the book even more engaging. Readers will also appreciate a sample document of real world policy analysis, suggestions for developing creative, "out-of-the-box" solutions, and tips for working with clients.