SERVICES
services
Projects by area:
  Impact assessment
  Policy & programme evaluation
  Consumer & market research
  Economic & legal studies
  Other projects
Civic Consulting's key services

Civic Consulting and its founders have carried out economic and public policy consulting assignments since 1993. We support our clients in evidence-based policy making through applied economic and legal research, as well as market and consumer research; feasibility studies; impact assessments of legislative and non-legislative initiatives; and programme and project evaluations. We have a track record of conducting large-scale studies covering the 28 Member States of the EU or a global sample of countries or regions. We also prepare and evaluate technical assistance programmes in our areas of expertise. Our key services include:

Economic research
- Cost-benefit analysis
- Cost-effectiveness analysis
- Retrospective and prospective cost assessments
- Economic modelling, including in the area of trade
- Assessment of administrative burdens
- Assessment of consumer detriment
- Value chain analysis
- Risk analysis and management
- Foresight and trends studies

Legal studies
- Analysis of EU legislation and its implementation
- Comparative analysis of national legal frameworks/case law
- Other legal analyses

Feasibility studies
- Economic feasibility of projects & programmes
- Assessment of legal feasibility
- Other feasibility analyses

Impact assessment
- Problem and needs analysis
- Prospective impact assessments
- Retrospective impact assessments
- Economic, social, and environmental assessments
- Sustainability impact assessments

Policy and programme evaluation
- Ex-ante evaluation
- Interim or mid-term evaluation
- Ex-post evaluation
- Meta-evaluation or synthesis of evaluations
- Consultation processes

Consumer & market research
- Analysis of retail markets from a consumer perspective
- Price collection
- Mystery shopping
- Focus groups of consumers and businesses
- Consumer and stakeholder surveys
- Behavioural experiments

Technical assistance
- Supporting studies for technical assistance
- Design of technical assistance projects and programmes
- Project evaluation and impact assessment
- Needs assessment
- Functional analysis of public and non-profit bodies
- Training programmes