Resource: Ch. 2 of Social Welfare, p. 64 Class Activity 2
Define and analyze the terms policy brief and think tank.
Study one or more policy briefs developed by the organization such as the Urban Institute, Brookings Institution, Hoover Institution, Cato Institute, or some other think tank.
Write a 550-1050 essay with the following :
Define Policy Analysis.
Locate an example of a policy brief using the internet
How does it compare to the description of a policy analysis presented in this chapter
Write your own policy brief of your own on a topic of special interest to you.
A good policy brief will include:
A summary of the issue with a correct citation.
Not use first person.
A clear summary of the argument.
Touch on all the main points of the issue.
Be concise, and uses correct spelling, grammar, and punctuation.