Auburn University Main Campus Public Policy Discussion
Auburn University Main Campus
Reflective Discussion #1
Read the assigned and recommended materials on writing a policy analysis brief. Once you have digested this material reflect on the following:
Policy papers are designed to offer a concise, critical, and comprehensive analysis of a policy issue or problem that engages key stakeholders. THey include research and development of a solution and plan to implement that solution and evaluate the outcomes.
Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using this format to develop solutions to policy problems. Who is the audience policy papers target? Is this the best way to communicate to that audience? Explain your answer. In your feedback to other students, discuss their positions and offer feeback beyond simply agreeing or disagreeing with their opinions.