ERIC Number: ED110356
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
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HEW Mega-Proposal. Policy Analysis, Vol. 1, No. 2.
Lynn, Laurence E., Jr., Ed.
Policy Analysis, v1 n2 Spr 1975
A special issue of "Policy Analysis" on the HEW Mega-Proposal contains papers on restructuring all programs and policies of the U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. Comments by Elliot Richardson about the origin and need for the Mega-Proposal preface an introduction by Laurence Lynn and John Seidl of the story of the Mega-Proposal in relation to policy analysis at HEW. A list of Mega-Proposal participants is followed by the main body of the papers which are concerned with comprehensive HEW simplicification and reform. This section contains an overview; three papers on assistance of families and individuals; one each on the topics of maximum liability health insurance, student assistance, and income and employment policy; one paper on assistance to states and localities; three papers on capacity building; and one paper on other HEW activities including planning, advocacy, data systems, and regulations. Frank Levy concludes the volume with some observations as a participant in the HEW Mega-Proposal process. (KSM)
Descriptors: Federal Aid, Federal Government, Federal Programs, Governmental Structure, Health Insurance, Institutional Administration, Institutional Research, Labor Force Development, Objectives, Policy Formation, Public Policy, Welfare Agencies
Policy Analysis, University of California Press, Berkeley, California 94720 ($3.25 single copy, $12.00 yearly subscription)
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