What We Do
We undertake evaluations and applied research projects for clients in the public and voluntary sectors.
We specialise in; Impact evaluations, Economic evaluations and Evaluations of new policy initiatives.
PERU Key Services
In undertaking evaluations, our evaluation designs often seek to answer four main research questions; Should it work? (Theory of change) What is the underlying…
To undertake an Economic Analysis, we work with organisations using a Costing methodology, which captures three main types of cost; Direct project expenditure…
Systematic Review and Rapid Evidence Assessment
Often policy-makers and those designing specific interventions want to start by reviewing the existing evidence base. A Systematic Review ensures that…
Designing Evidence-Informed Policy
Our interest in Evidence Based Policy or Evidence Informed Policy extends beyond supplying high quality evidence to inform the policy-making process. Our…
Survey Design and Analysis
We are experienced at all stages of undertaking surveys; Questionnaire Design Survey Piloting Computer Assisted Personal Interview (CAPI) development Sampling…
Randomized Controlled Trials
PERU undertakes randomized field trials (RCTs or social experiments) in order to evaluate the impact of social interventions. We deliver trials ourselves…