Archive for the ‘Review’ Category

Which institutions and people do British think-tanks ‘talk to’ to turntheir policy ideas into influence on domestic policy? Who do theycollaborate with? What form does such communication and collaborationtake? Does it extend to organisations outside the UK at all? HartwigPautz’ article attempts to give answers to these questions by usingdata from a survey which he […]

Just came across the 2012 National Affairs contribution of Tevi Troy, a conservative think tank pundit (affiliations with Hudson and AEI). Troy asks if the evolution of the think tank landscape has been detrimental to the species. He distinguishes between the first generation of university without students, organizations that were by and large devoted to […]

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Think Tanks have become influential organizations both in expert circles and in public media. Social scientific research on think tanks at the same time has remained underdeveloped, and is not currently up to the task of adequately capturing and explaining the think tank phenomenon. The Think Tank Network Initiative has been founded to meet this challenge and to narrow the gap.

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