Provision of support to expert hearing on member states' experience on using control groups in ESF evaluations and its follow-up

Duration:

November 2011 to June 2012

Background, summary and aims

To provide the EC with support in its role of encouraging member states to undertake more counterfactual impact evaluations of European Social Fund co-financed interventions. To also produce practical guidance on counterfactual impact evaluations for Managing Authorities.