How can we help you?

We help decision makers who need rigorous research and evidence-based solutions.

Making sense of sensible decisions

All organizations, small and large, private and public, for-profit and non-profit, take decisions every day to achieve their objectives.

Decision makers need rigorous research and novel evidence-based solutions in almost all stages of the process of strategy/policy making.

Maze provides research, consultancy and training in economics and data science to help decision makers make sensible decisions.

Strategy/Policy Cycle

We can help at all stages of a strategy/policy cycle.


Agenda setting
Mission and vision
Trends analysis
Foresight and futures research
Problem identification
Objectives and targets


Policy design
Policy negotiation
Scenario analysis
Options and strategies
Ex ante evaluation
Policy tools


Policy evaluation
Evaluation of objectives
Evaluation of tools
Evaluation of outputs
Evaluation of outcomes
Analysis of causes


Policy implementation
Roadmaps
Organisation
Implementation
Monitoring
Enforcement

Our Solutions

Evidence-based decisions

Research and data science is an essential component of all stages of a strategy/policy cycle. Research and data analyses are needed to identify social, technological, economic, environmental, and political trends, to discover and construct the future, to assess and select policy options, to conduct ex ante evaluation, collect and monitor the data about strategy/policy implementation, evaluate strategies/policies, analyse causes of outcomes…

Maze has the competence and capabilities to conduct research and data analyses for all stages of strategy/policy cycle, and to visualize the data as you need.

Our Expertise

Policy Design and Strategic Planning

Science, technology and innovation policy
Competition policy
SME policy
Employment and social policy
Strategic planning

Data Collection and Analysis

Questionnaire design
Sampling
Delphi survey
Data visualition
Market surveys
Business analytics

Economics and Modeling

Micro- and macroeconomic analysis
Econometric analysis
Statistical analysis
Simulation
Agent-based modeling

Policy Evaluation and Impact Analysis

Qualitative assessment
Econometric assessment
Matching methods
Microsimulation techniques
Ex ante evaluation
Merger analysis