Davies, R., Mayne, J., Befani, B., Forss, K., Stame, N., Stern, E.
This report brings together the findings and conclusions of a study on
Impact Evaluation (IE) commissioned by DFID. It comprises an executive
summary and 7 chapters:
Introducing the study
Defining impact evaluation
Choosing designs and methods
Evaluation questions and evaluation designs
Programme attributes and designs
Conclusions and next steps
Each of the main chapters has a main message box at the beginning that highlights the key points in that chapter. The final chapter draws together 10 study conclusions and briefly outlines some proposed follow ups to the study.
Stern, E.; Stame, N.; Mayne, J.; Forss, K.; Davies, R.; Befani, B. DFID Working Paper 38. Broadening the range of designs and methods for impact evaluations. DFID, London, UK (2012) vi + 91 + 24 pp.