Associate Professor

Dept. of Communication Arts and Sciences
The Pennsylvania State University


Evaluating the Effectiveness of the CIR

Objective 4. Inspiring Public Officials

In addition, the CIR could change how public officials think and behave in relation to the larger public. If the CIR is having these effects, interviews with public officials and legislative studies should show these findings:

Objective 1. Reaching Sound Judgments

Objective 2. Producing Influential Information

Objective 3. Transforming Public Attitudes and Habits

Objective 5. Altering Strategic Political Choices

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