Research Programs

An important objective of MIQOLS is the development of evaluation programs based on quality-of-life measures and methods. Quality-of-life measures and methods are performance measures that go beyond the traditional measures of cost efficiency and productivity effectiveness. These performance measures and methods are designed to assist in strategic decision-making in turbulent and complex environments--technology, social/cultural, economic, and/or political environments. Examples of evaluation research that MIQOLS has conducted in the past include: