Featured Publications


Contribution Analysis in Policy Work: Assessing Advocacy’s Influence (November 2017)

Contribution analysis is a non-experimental impact evaluation approach that holds promise for evaluation of policy change efforts. It features vigorous testing of alternative explanations to a theory of change – strengthening evaluation rigor and confidence in the findings. Read More…

 
 
 
 

Systems Thinking: A View from the Trenches (May 2017)

A brief look at the use of causal loop mapping and systems thinking for strategy development at the Democracy Fund. Read More…