Learning What Works: A Guide to Opportunistic Experiments for Human Services Agencies

Published: October 30, 2015
Self-Sufficiency, Welfare & Employment
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This report introduces human services program operators to randomized controlled trials (RCTs) and provides guidance on how to conduct them. The guide explains the benefits of using random assignment, answers common questions and concerns about RCTs, and provides practical, step-by-step guidance on how to conduct an RCT.

Last Reviewed: April 29, 2019