The Role of Federal Agencies in Creating and Administering Evidence-Based Policies

The Role of Federal Agencies in Creating and Administering Evidence-Based Policies

Federal agencies’ push towards the intentional use of evidence in policy development is cause for federal agencies to evaluate the accessibility of existing evidence. Rebecca A. Maynard discusses the four pillars of support provided by federal agencies in the road to advance the federal evidence-based policy agenda.

Dr. Rebecca Maynard is a leading expert in the design and conduct of randomized controlled trials in the areas of education and social policy. She served as the director of the University of Pennsylvania’s Predoctoral Training Program in Interdisciplinary Methods for Field-based Education Research.

ACCESS PDF: https://doi.org/10.1177/0002716218768742

Citation: Maynard, R. (July 2018). The Role of Federal Agencies in Creating and Administering Evidence-Based Policies. The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 678(1), 134-144.

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