ERIC Number: EJ442554
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Evaluation: How Much Is Enough?
Cummings, Oliver W.
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v24 n2 p150-54 Jan 1992
Notes that, very early in program planning, budgets are estimated for major program components, including evaluation. Proposes heuristic for establishing reasonable evaluation estimates in initial planning. Describes logical sources of information from which to construct such a heuristic. Recommends that, for typical programs and projects, initial planning for evaluation be 7 percent of budget plus or minus 3 percent. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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