Kay, John (2012) Bogus modelling discredits evidence based policy. British Politics and Policy at LSE (11 Apr 2012) Blog Entry.
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John Kay argues that many of the models used to assess and quantify real life projects are bogus. They are based on the assumption of complete and perfect information, but a model can never be a true representation of the world and nor should we expect it to be. The skill of a policy analyst is in identifying the models and evidence that are relevant.
|Item Type:||Website (Blog Entry)|
|Additional Information:||© 2012 The Author|
|Library of Congress subject classification:||H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
|Sets:||Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE|
|Date Deposited:||24 May 2012 09:44|
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