OP-ED | Measure of Success

By Brian O’Shaughnessy, The Hartford Courant | May 13th, 2013

I wrote recently about how government could save huge amounts of money — a good thing — if it focused on preventive social services. The concept of doing a return-on-investment analysis for social services is common sense. Another common sense idea is that government should only spend money on programs that work. Unfortunately, these ideas are beyond the ability of government for one basic reason: Results are not measured. Full story…

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