Agencies get guidance on how to pick a CDO, and more
OMB recently published a memo with deadlines, qualification requirements and more.
Evidence-based decision making: What DOE, USDA and others are learning
A new report stresses a top-down, bottom-up approach — as well as building capacity — as agencies grapple with new mandates for evidence-based policymaking.
For government to capitalize on its data, officials say it should be user-friendly
Recent laws have strengthened the government’s data transparency, but the true utility of agencies' information lies in its ability to be shared, officials said.
GSA office tasked with data-based solutions is growing up
There is no shortage of work for the Office of Evaluation Sciences, which employs behavioral scientists and other experts through a fellowship program that aims to help agencies get more out of the information they collect and use.