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Jennifer Shieh | Aug, 01 2017


Toolkits & Experiments in Innovation & Growth Policy

Apologies if you already got this through FEDEVAL, I misspelled scisip…

From: Shieh, Jennifer C.

Sent: Tuesday, August 01, 2017 12:58 PM
Subject: Toolkits & Experiments in Innovation & Growth Policy

Just learned about the
Innovation Growth Lab
and thought it might be of interest to people on these lists, as they support evidence-driven approaches to innovation and entrepreneurship, including funding “randomized controlled trials” on these efforts.

They have & link to a number of toolkits & guides that seem interesting (haven’t yet dug into it all but if others here have experience with them, would be interested in hearing about it):
Experimentation Toolkit:
Compendium of Evidence on Innovation Policy:

What Works Centre for Local Economic Growth (some items seem like useful starters for people new to evaluation):

Jennifer C. Shieh, PhD
Chief Scientist & Senior Technology Policy Advisor
Office of Investment and Innovation
U.S. Small Business Administration
409 3rd St SW, Washington, DC
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR/STTR)
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