Perspectives on Policy Analysis: A Framework for Understanding and Design

  • Igor S. Mayer
  • C. Els van Daalen
  • Pieter W. G. Bots
Part of the International Series in Operations Research & Management Science book series (ISOR, volume 179)


As made clear by the discussion in  Chap. 2, policy analysis is a multifaceted field in which a variety of different activities and ambitions have found a place. Some policy analysts conduct quantitative or qualitative research, while others reconstruct and analyze political discourse or set up citizen fora.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Igor S. Mayer
    • 1
  • C. Els van Daalen
    • 1
  • Pieter W. G. Bots
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Technology, Policy and ManagementDelft University of TechnologyDelftThe Netherlands

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