Qualitative Comparative Analysis

Qualitative Comparative Analysis: A Valuable Approach to Add to the Evaluator’s ‘Toolbox’? Lessons from Recent Applications

Based on the lessons from three diverse applications of Qualitative Comparatice Analysis (QCA), this Centre for Development Impact Practice Paper by Florian Schatz and Katharina Welle reflects on the potential of this approach for the impact evaluation toolbox.

COMPASS: COMParative Methods for Systematic cross-caSe analySis

COMPASSS (COMPArative Methods for Systematic cross-caSe analySis) is a website that has been designed to develop the use of systematic comparative case analysis  as a research strategy by bringing together scholars and practitioners who share its use as a common interest.  It is maintained by a COMPASS Management Team and an international Advisory Board.