From “Reinventing Government” to “Moneyball Government”

Source: John M. Kamensky, PA Times, Vol. 36 no. 3, July/August/September 2013
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…This reform trend is the heart of what academics call “evidence-based government.” There are initiatives both inside and outside the federal government to use performance data, evidence and program evaluation to reframe budget and program decisions in ways that reflect the value being created, not just the dollars being spent…