For the Love of RCTs

Justin Baer, Vice President for Program Evaluation and Policy Analysis at ForsMarsh joins the GovNavigators Show to discuss evidence-based policymaking, program evaluation, and his love for randomized control trials. Robert and Adam also discuss with Justin his recent op-ed, which advises the IRS on the best ways to determine the effectiveness of its new Direct File tax return service.   

Show Notes:
Jason Miller acquisition rundown: Busy Fourth Quarter to Bleed Into Just as Crazy First Quarter of FY2024

Justin's NextGov Op-Ed: For IRS Direct File, Let Evidence Guide the Way
IRS Report to Congress on Direct File Tax Return System

Triple Lindy Reference