Who We Are

Research, Analysis and Strategy Institute is a leading research and policy analysis institute providing impact assessments, evaluations and feasibility studies to EU bodies and national governments. We specialize in providing evidence to decision-makers from the European Parliament, the European Commission, the Committee of the Regions and other EU institutions.

What We Do

Impact Assessments

We produce evidence for policy-makers on the strengths and weaknesses of policy options and their  likely economic, social and environmental impacts.

Feasibility Studies

We conduct strategic assessment for motivating policy initiatives by performing Cost and Benefits Analysis (CBA) and assessment of the strategic context.

Programme & Policy Evaluation

We provide a professional assessment of the relevance, coherence, effectiveness, efficiency, impacts and added value in the field of EU cohesion policy, justice and home affairs sustainability, research and innovation.

Evaluation of Legislation

We undertake compliance assessments and evaluations of legislation. We deliver evaluations in the field of climate change, environment, EU cohesion policy, justice and home affairs.

Our Methods

Bibliometric Analysis

Content Analysis

Theory of Change Analysis

Systematic Literature Review

Econometric Analysis

Cost-Benefit Analysis

Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

Structured and Semi-Structured Interviews


Media Analysis

Social Netwrok Analysis

Couterfactual Impact Evaluation

Case Studies

Focus Groups