Improving evaluation of anti-crime programs: Summary of a National Research Council report★

@article{Lipsey2006ImprovingEO,
  title={Improving evaluation of anti-crime programs: Summary of a National Research Council report★},
  author={Mark Lipsey and Carol Petrie and David L. Weisburd and Denise Gottfredson},
  journal={Journal of Experimental Criminology},
  year={2006},
  volume={2},
  pages={271-307}
}
This article summarizes a report of the National Research Council: Improving Evaluation of Anti-crime Programs. It is based on a workshop, held in September 2003, in which participants presented and discussed examples of evaluation-related studies that represent the methods and challenges associated with research at three levels: interventions directed toward individuals; interventions in neighborhoods, schools, prisons, or communities; and interventions at a broad policy level. The article… CONTINUE READING