Policy evaluation in times of crisis: key issues and the way forward

OECD Paper: “This paper provides an overview of the challenges policy evaluators faced in the context of COVID19, both due to pandemic-specific hurdles and resource constraints within governments. Then, the paper provides an overview of OECD governments evaluation practices during COVID-19, with a specific
emphasis on the actors, the aims and the methods involved. Finally, the third and final section sets out lessons for future policy evaluations in light of advances made during the period, both for evaluating crisis responses, as well as for the evaluation field in general…(More)”.