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3) Noteworthy Case Studies

The following examples of PEA have been grouped by level of analysis:

Recent case studies have also described how PEA ideas have been used to enable development actors to engage in processes of promoting policy change. These approaches have been variously described as ‘thinking and working politically’, ‘doing development differently’ and ‘policy entrepreneurship’. Notable examples include a recent ODI review of donor programmes supporting reform processes in Nepal and Nigeria (Booth, 2016) and the Asia Foundation’s (2011) volume of case studies on economic policy reform in the Philippines. A further example from Nigeria is provided by Derbyshire and Mwamba’s (2013) case study on the DFID funded State Accountability and Voice Initiative.