Building Evidence Culture and Capacity in Federal Agencies

This brief from the Urban Institute explores building evidence capacity within federal agencies, which has been identified as a priority within the 2017 report from the bipartisan Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking created by Congress. The brief explains how federal agencies can position themselves to establish, strengthen, and sustain evidence-building activities such as program evaluations. Current efforts of existing agencies are given.
Record Type: 
Research-To-Practice Brief
Publication Date: 
April, 2018
April 2018
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