Performance assessment and wicked problems: the case of health inequalities

T. Blackman, E. Elliott, A. Greene, B. Harrington, D. J. Hunter, L. Marks, L. McKee, G. Williams

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This article considers the background to one of the projects in the UK Economic and Social Research Council's Public Services Programme: a major; three-year investigation of how health inequalities are being framed for intervention at a local level in post-devolution England, Scotland and Wales. A particular interest is in the difference that performance assessment makes as it engages to a greater or lesser extent with health inequalities.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)66-80
Number of pages15
JournalPublic Policy and Administration
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2006


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