Evidence-based policymaking uses the best available research to expand investments in cost-effective programs by focusing resources on proven programs, which can strengthen accountability of county-funded programs and services, more efficiently use taxpayer resources and ultimately improve outcomes for individuals and communities. This workshop will include an overview of a new report from the Pew Charitable Trusts on evidence-based policymaking at the local level and highlight several counties that are using evidence-based decision making in selecting programs and policies.
ConferenceMore than 3,000 county officials and partners participated in the 83rd NACo Annual Conference. Find resources from the conference, including the American County Platform, videos and more.
Evidence-Based Decision Making for County Leaders is a part of NACo's 83rd Annual Conference & Exposition.184032