Research and analysis

Transport schemes: links between appraisal and evaluation

Study of the links between appraisal and evaluation of transport schemes and how these links can be improved.


Strengthening the links between appraisal and evaluation

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Reviews the connections between transport schemes appraisal and evaluation to attempt to understand why these links are currently weak, and how they can be strengthened.

The study draws on:

  • case studies
  • expert interviews
  • new analysis.

The study provides recommendations for how forward planning of evaluation can be embedded at appraisal or business case stages.

Published 28 July 2016