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Use of research evidence in policymaking in three Danish municipalities

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This article analyses the use of research evidence (RE) in three policy processes, at the local level, dealing with physical activity. We analysed an extensive number of policy documents and a total of 14 interviews with policymakers. Results show an unsystematic way of using RE, where demographic and statistical data as well as expert consultation were mostly used. Lack of transparency of RE use complicated the tracking of sources from introduction to actual policy impact. It can be concluded that the policymakers engaged in health issues have a wider use of RE than the policymakers working with more sports-oriented issues.
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Keywords: EVIDENCE-INFORMED POLICYMAKING; PHYSICAL ACTIVITY; TRANSLATION; UTILISATION

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Email: [email protected] 2: Email: [email protected] 3: Email: [email protected] 4: Email: [email protected] 5: Email: [email protected]

Publication date: November, 2018

This article was made available online on July 3, 2017 as a Fast Track article with title: "Use of research evidence in policymaking in three Danish municipalities".

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