- IA Topic : Policy Assessment
Excerpt:The group "Assessments and Scientific Policy Advice" (ASP) at the Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change (MCC) Berlin, Germany is seeking a highly talented and motivated PhD student interested in working in an interdisciplinary environment that explores uncharted, policy-relevant scientific territory. ...
Proceeding in Parallel or Drifting Apart? A Systematic Review of Policy Appraisal Research and Practice
Excerpt:Policy appraisal has spread rapidly throughout the OECD and beyond, as has the associated academic literature. In this paper the authors present the findings of a systematic review of this literature. They assess the extent to which developments in academic research and in everyday appraisal practices have informed to one another.
Excerpt:LIAISE researchers Camilla Adelle, University of East Anglia, and Sabine Weiland, Freie Universität Berlin, contributed an article on "Policy Assessment: the state of the art" to a special issue of "Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal" on the state of the art of impact assessment. ...
Excerpt:We invite proposals for papers to a Special Symposium of Nature & Culture, entitled "Nature, science and politics, or: policy assessment to promote sustainable development?". This Special Symposium's focus is how the utilization of scientific knowledge in policy making, and its impact on the policy process, can be better understood. ...
Excerpt:The Earth System Governance Project has been mandated by the four global environmental change research programmes to compile a fast-track policy brief of the state of research on the institutional framework for sustainable development. ...
Earth System Governance Project: The Policy Assessment on the Institutional Framework for Sustainable Development
Excerpt:The Earth System Governance Project has been mandated to compile a fast-track policy-relevant assessment of the state of research on the institutional framework for sustainable development. ...