Evidence and Healthy Public Policy: Insights from Health and Political Sciences

Date: June 2008 Resource Type: Array Publications

“Policy makers are often challenged when producing public policy to consider the role of evidence, especially scientific evidence. … The report focuses on two linked questions: what constitutes evidence in policy making, and what models of policy-making are available in political science that can inform our understanding of how evidence is used or not used to develop healthy public policy?.”

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