ERIC Number: EJ655771
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Determining the Cost Benefit, the Return on Investment,and the Intangible Impacts of Language Programs for Development.
Martin, William M.; Lomperis, Anne E.
TESOL Quarterly, v36 n3 p399-429 Aut 2002
Develops a framework for specifying and evaluating clients' needs in English for occupational purposes programs in terms of cost-benefit analyses. Shows how government agencies and nongovernmental organizations involved in language in development work can develop language programs with likely returns on investment and evaluate programmatic impacts on learners, organizations, and the community. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Language in Development.