By Jean-Michel Josselin,Benoît Le Maux
This ebook offers a self-contained presentation of the statistical instruments required for comparing public courses, as encouraged through many governments, the area financial institution, the ecu Union, and the association for monetary Cooperation and improvement. After introducing the methodological framework of software review, the 1st chapters are dedicated to the gathering, uncomplicated description and multivariate research of knowledge in addition to the estimation of welfare adjustments. The publication then successively provides the instruments of ex-ante tools (financial research, funds making plans, cost-benefit, cost-effectiveness and multi-criteria evaluate) and ex-post equipment (benchmarking, experimental and quasi-experimental evaluation). The step by step technique and the systematic use of numerical illustrations equip readers to deal with the data of application review.
It not just deals practitioners from public administrations, consultancy organizations and nongovernmental businesses the fundamental instruments and complicated recommendations utilized in software evaluate, it's also compatible for government administration education, top undergraduate and graduate classes, in addition to for self-study.