The core aim of the Benefit-Cost Analysis Center is to improve the understanding and use of benefit-cost analysis (BCA) as a decision-making tool. Our research and outreach is geared toward:
- Improving and standardizing benefit-cost analysis methodology.
- Strengthening relationships between institutions that use it.
- Disseminating information about its use and misuse.
- Expanding its use when appropriate.
The Benefit-Cost Analysis Center works with a variety of government agencies and academic professionals who use BCA in their work, including the Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis.
Core Services Offered
Conferences, working papers, and journal.
MacArthur Foundation, 2008-2012
Sandra Archibald, Dean, Evans School of Public Policy & Governance
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