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.

Documents

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