Urban Institute Publishes "From Evidence to Outcomes" Brief

Published Friday, May 6, 2016 | by Justin Milner, Matthew Eldridge

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Urban Institute offers policymakers and Pay for Success stakeholders principles to help them understand and interpret evidence and lay the groundwork for incorporating evidence into broader public decision making. In the brief, they explore the following questions:

  • What is evidence?
  • Why does evidence matter for PFS projects?
  • How do you assess the quality of existing and program evaluations?
  • What do you do when the evidence base is limited?