Performance Management Resources

Our library of practical resources is intended for state agency staff undertaking performance management or evidence-based policymaking work. These resources are a collaborative effort. We credit the authors of all the resources we post here, and link to their original work wherever possible.

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Office of State Budget & Management Cost-Benefit Analysis

Cost-Benefit Analysis

These resources provide a basic understanding of cost-benefit analysis and discuss why CBA is a helpful tool for understanding the monetary impact of a program over time.



These cross-cutting resources cover the basics of performance management and cross many subfields of performance management and evidence-based policy work.

Evaluation Evidence & Policy

Evidence & Policy

These resources provide more information on how to find and evaluate data and evidence, and illustrate how it into your work.

General Evidence Resources

Using Data in Contracting

Translating Evidence into Policy (Project Examples)

Process Improvement/Lean Six Sigma

Process Improvement/Lean Six Sigma

Strategic Planning Relevant Organizations

Relevant Organizations

Cross-Cutting Resources

Topic Specific Resources