LPSI's Research Agenda

The Local Public Sector Initiative's research agenda is built around the notion that all human development takes place at the local level. As a result, LPSI's Theory of Change requires that a country's public sector needs to be localized in order to achieve inclusive and sustainable human development.

Based on this premise, LPSI engages in evidence-based policy research to determine how the localization of public services and the decentralization of the public sector can help achieve global development outcomes.

LPSI's research agenda is formed by three components: