Policy analysts: Shaping society through research and problem-solving

Blanchard, Sadie
March 2007
Occupational Outlook Quarterly;Spring2007, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p20
Trade Publication
The article discusses the roles and responsibilities of policy analysts. They are described as workers who concentrate on researching, evaluating and shaping public policy. Policy analysts usually work in one or more areas, such as collecting information, analyzing potential policies and evaluating the outcomes of existing policies. Analysts' earnings depend on several factors, such as worker qualifications and the size and budget of the organization.


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