Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 January 2020

346 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190945572

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Building Better Social Programs

How Evidence Is Transforming Public Policy

David Stoesz

  • Provides case studies of seminal projects that illustrate how randomized controlled trials are feasible under a range of circumstances
  • Includes interviews of luminaries of the evidence-based movement to personalize how research can be put to public benefit
  • Proposes innovations intended to resonate with working-class voters