Incluye referencias bibliográficas e índice. CONTENIDO: Introduction: the design for policy nexus, Christian Bason -- Design in Context. Design in policy: challenges and sources of hope for policymakers, Tom Bentley -- Public design in global perspective: empirical trends, Christian Bason and Andrea Schneider -- Innovating public policy: allowing for social complexity and uncertainty in the design of public outcomes, Jesper Christiansen and Laura Bunt -- Towards policymaking as designing: policymaking beyond problem-solving and decision-making, Sabine Junginger -- Innovating large-scale transformations, Banny Banerjee -- Strategic design and the art of public sector innovation, Marco Steinberg -- Policy in Practice. Design and policies for collaborative services, Ezio Manzini -- Synthesizing policy and practice: the case of co-designing better outcomes for vulnerable families, Sarah Forrester and John Body -- Using an urban design process to inform policy, Christopher T. Boyko and Rachel Cooper -- Designing legitimacy: the case of a government innovation lab, Kit Lykketoft -- The Branchekode.Dk Project: designing with purpose and across emergent organizational culture, Mariana Amatullo -- Reflections on designing for social innovation in the public sector: a case study in New York City, Eduardo Staszowski, Scott Brown and Benjamin Winter -- Friendly hacking into the public sector: (re)designing public policies within regional governments, Francois Jegou, Romain Thevenet and Stephane Vincent -- Design Tools for Policy. Tools for intent: strategic direction by design, John Body and Nina Terrey -- Tools for insight: design research for policymaking, Andrea Siodmok -- Tools for ideation: evocative visualization and playful modelling as drivers of the policy process, Joachim Halse -- Tools for implementation, Simona Maschi and Jennie Winhall -- The frontiers of design for policy, Christian Bason.