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Monitoring Policy Impacts (MPI). The Application of the LogFrame Method. EASYPol Series 058

Published: 2005
The LogFrame method is an instrument employed by analysts, planners and managers for: problem analysis, objective formulation, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of selected, objective-oriented interventions that aim at a change of reality from a situation [...]

Guideline

Monitoring Policy Impacts (MPI). Setting up and Organizing MPI. EASYPol Series 059

Published: 2005
Once a decision is taken to establish an MPI system, this module puts forward the aspects to be considered in organizing such a system and discusses possible institutional/organizational set ups. [...]

Guideline

Monitoring Policy Impacts (MPI). The Eight Methodo-"logical" Steps for MPI. EASYPol Series 057

Published: 2005
This paper presents the eight methodo-“logical” steps for monitoring policy impacts (MPI), comprising: Step 1: Initiation and preparation of MPI Step 2: Policy review and analysis Step 3: Development of the impact model Step [...]

Issue Paper

Monitoring Policy Impacts (MPI). The Role of MPI in Policy Formulation and Implementation. EASYPol Series 056

Published: 2005
Monitoring Policy Impacts (MPI) is a policy management instrument, applied to improve the efficacy of policies in reaching their objectives. MPI identifies diversions of reality from plan when they occur, [...]

Tool

Social Welfare Analysis of Income Distributions. Ranking Income Distributions with Generalised Lorenz Curves

Published: 2005
This module illustrates how Generalised Lorenz (GL) Curves can be used to identify the best income distribution on social welfare grounds, within a set of alternative income distributions generated by [...]

Tool

Ranking Income Distributions with Generalised Lorenz Curves. EASYPol Series 002

Published: 2005
This module illustrates how Generalised Lorenz (GL) Curves can be used to identify the best income distribution on social welfare grounds, within a set of alternative income distributions generated by [...]

Tool

Poverty Analysis. Poverty and Dominance. EAYSPol Series 035

Published: 2005
This analytical tool illustrates how some simple poverty measures may be linked with dominance conditions between particular types of curves. This strongly resembles the dominance conditions already set out in [...]

Tool

Equivalence Scales: Objective Methods. EASYPol Series 034

Published: 2005
This analytical tool illustrates how to use objective methods to derive Equivalence scales. The focus will be on the Engel method, on the Rothbarth method and on the Utility-based methods. [...]

Tool

Equivalence Scales. Subjective Methods. EASYPol Series 033

Published: 2005
This analytical tool illustrates how to use subjective methods to derive equivalence scales. Different methods exist, but the focus will be on parametric methods. These methods are based on the [...]

Tool

Equivalence Scales. General Aspects. EASYPol Series 032

Published: 2005
This analytical tool illustrates how inequality and poverty analysis may be carried out when the income distribution is defined over households (i.e. household incomes) and not over individuals (i.e. individual [...]