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Policy analysis in Brazil

Policy analysis in Brazil
Policy analysis in Brazil
Policy analysis in Brazil is the first book to paint a comprehensive panorama of policy analysis activities in Brazil. It brings together 18 studies by leading Brazilian social scientists on policy analysis as a widespread activity and offers key insights into the practice of this field
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International Library of Policy Analysis
Policy analysis in Brazil
  • 11. Brazil's National Council for Social Assistance and the policy community supporting social assistance as a right
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  • Policy analysis in Brazil; Contents; List of tables and figures; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; 1. Policy analysis in Brazil: the state of the art; 2. Professionalisation of policy analysis in Brazil; Introduction; Modernisation of the state after 1930; The democratic period: 1945-64; The military period: 1964-85; Democracy after 1988; Final remarks; 3. Policy analysis styles in Brazil; Introduction; Socio-political style; Economic style; Final remarks; 4. Modernisation of the state and bureaucratic capacity-building in the Brazilian Federal Government; Introduction
  • Formation of policy alternatives in the political environment of federal government planningFinal remarks; 6. Policy monitoring and evaluation systems: recent advances in Brazil's federal public administration; Introduction; Policy analysis in Brazil: the place of evaluation; Institutionalisation of the evaluation function in the Brazilian state; Monitoring and evaluation in Brazil: five experiences in the federal government; Final remarks; 7. Privatisation and policy decision-making in Brazil; Introduction; The beginnings of privatisation: the pragmatism of Figueiredo and Sarney
  • Planning, centralised intervention and the urban questionRedefining the role of municipalities and expanding the municipal agenda; Final remarks; 10. The role of the Brazilian legislature in the public policy decision-making process; Introduction; Literature; The informational basis of legislative activity in the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies; Staff structure of the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies: overall characteristics; Informational work of the Brazilian Congress in public policy review; Final remarks
  • Privatisation under Collor, Franco and Cardoso: macroeconomic considerations firstThe National Economic and Social Development Bank and the implementation of privatisations1; Final remarks; 8. Production of policy-related information and knowledge in Brazil: the state government agencies; Introduction; Emergence and evolution of state policy analysis agencies; The state agencies: an overview; Final remarks; 9. Policy analysis at the municipal level of government; Introduction; Urban problems and the first local interventions; Developmentalism and urbanism
  • The Brazilian state: from state-building to modernisationBureaucratic capacity-building in the federal government; Various forms of recruitment and their consequences for state capacity; Final remarks; 5. Policy analysis and governance innovations in the federal government; Introduction; The policy decision-making process and policy analysis in support of government decisions; Ministry of Planning: administrative functions and policy production centres; Repercussions of the national debate on public sector reform
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  • (OCoLC)855505074
  • ebl1447311493

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