Evaluation and the Policy Cycle
This topic examines the role of evaluation in the policy cycle.
Topic learning outcome
Upon completing this topic the student will be familiar with the major frameworks for analyzing the role of evaluation in the policy cycle, and with the concepts listed below.
Core concepts associated with this topic
Candidate entries in Old Atlas
Recommended readings for 8 hours of preparation
Recommended readings in MPP and MPA courses
Concept comprehension questions
Page created by: Ian Clark, last modified on 4 December 2018.
Image: Independent Evaluation Group, World Bank, at https://ieg.worldbankgroup.org/blog/evaluation-policy-making-are-we-there-yet, accessed 2 September 2018.