This monthly newsletter update on evidence-based policymaking and budgeting is prepared by the Institute for Municipal and Regional Policy (IMRP). The IMRP manages the Results First Initiative in Connecticut – an evidence-based approach to policymaking and budgeting sponsored by the

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Research Policy and Reports

Results First employs a sophisticated econometric model to analyze the costs and benefits of evidence-based programs across a variety of social policy areas. The model, originally developed by the Washington State Institute for Public Policy (WSIPP), applies the best available

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About us

In March 2011, Connecticut became a partner with the Pew-MacArthur Results First Initiative, supported by the Pew Charitable Trusts and the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.  Connecticut is one of 17 states and four California counties participating in

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Connecticut Results First and Re-Entry

Presentation for Commission on Equity and Opportunity Housing Re-Entry After Incarceration Working Group