I want to make you aware of a very interesting post discussing the issue of evidence-based policy by using the example of hurricane Sandy.
Here comes my appetizer from the post:
“As a case study in the application of “evidence-based policy” you won’t find a better one than the hurricane deductible. Sometimes “evidence” matters, sometimes it does not. Sometime we care about whether it matters, sometimes we do not.”
And here comes the link: