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Policy Researchers and Policy Makers: Never the Twain Shall Meet?


  • David Glover

    () (International Development Research Centre (IDRC))


This paper attempts to respond to some of the questions that has confronted to us with: How can we improve communications between researchers and policymakers? What can be done to increase the utilization of research results? And how can research meet short term needs without compromising its role in the development of new concepts and ideas?

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  • David Glover, 1993. "Policy Researchers and Policy Makers: Never the Twain Shall Meet?," EEPSEA Special and Technical Paper sp199301t1, Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia (EEPSEA), revised Jan 1993.
  • Handle: RePEc:eep:tpaper:sp199301t1

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    1. Coxhead, Ian & Sumbalan, Antonio T. & Buenavista, Gladys, 2002. "How Do Research Projects Influence the Design of Local Policies for Environmental and Natural Resource Management?," Philippine Journal of Development PJD 2002 Vol. XXIX No. 1-, Philippine Institute for Development Studies.

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