Table 1: A three-level approach to policy logic.

System levelPolitical actorsPolicy-relevant aspectsPolicy focus

Micro: human agency/behavioralIndividuals representing agenciesBehavior/choiceMAST, collaborative dynamics/measures of program success

Meso: governance considerationsGovernment—civil societyGovernance: state—societal relationsInstitutional arrangements, policy network, instrument choice

Macro: systemicEnvironment
(landscape level problems)
Resources/constraints/
feedback
Problem definition