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Author Lopez Acevedo, Gladys.
Title Building better policies : the nuts and bolts of monitoring and evaluation systems / Gladys Lopez-Acevedo, Philipp Krause, Keith Mackay.
Published Washington, DC : World Bank, c2012.
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 Floor3  JF1351 .L66 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xxii, 225 p. : ill. ; $c 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction -- Conceptual framework for monitoring and evaluation -- Defining the type of m&e system: clients, intended uses, and utilization -- Conducting diagnoses of M&E systems and capacities -- Key steps to design and implement M&E for individual country service agencies -- M&E systems and the budget -- Use of social accountability tools and information technologies in monitoring and evaluation -- Defining and using performance indicators and targets in government M&E systems -- Key choices for a menu of evaluations -- Reconstructing baseline data for impact evaluation and results measurement -- Combining quantitative and qualitative methods for program monitoring and evaluation: why are mixed-method designs best? -- The Mexican government's M&E system -- Chile's monitoring and evaluation system, 1994-2010 -- The Australian government's M&E system -- The Canadian monitoring and evaluation system.
Subject Public administration -- Evaluation.
Administrative agencies -- Evaluation.
Human services -- Evaluation.
Related Names Krause, Philipp, 1978-
Mackay, Keith.
World Bank.
ISBN 0821387774 (alk. paper)
9780821387771 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 714721141