public policy

Experience and Practice

Data Science: The Next Frontier for Data-Driven Policy Making?

The rapid development of information and communication technologies (ICT) is significantly changing our data landscape, and influences everything - from our daily lives, to business, science and public governance. Data explosion is the term that describes the contemporary state of data production... More...
Politics and Standards

Big data in the service of policy making

Author: Selma Korlat
Taking into consideration the trend of opening and generating large amounts of data, the new digital era is considered to be a renaissance period of evidence-based policy making. Thus, the aim of this text is to point to the benefits of using the big data in policy making, given that the analysis... More...
Politics and Standards

The Challenges of Assessing the Impact of Regulations in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Impact assessment consists of gathering and analysing data in order to acquaint the decision-makers with the scope and the causes of the problem a certain public policy is trying to solve, as well as with different options for the drafting of regulations or non-normative solutions, and an analysis... More...
Politics and Standards

Open Public Data as a Policy-making Tool

Open Public Data: Concept and Application Every day, public institutions collect and produce large amounts of data such as financial, geographical and statistical data, data on economic trends, the legal system and public services, company registers, demographic and cadastre data, and many other... More...