Monday, January 7, 2013

Think Tank Quickies #31

  • The Century Foundation (TCF) names three new fellows to focus on economic/social inequality.
  • Think tankers have more influence than Members of Congress?
  • UAE orders Rand Corp. to close its Abu Dhabi office.
  • Iran to host gathering of world parliaments' think tanks.
  • Sudan closes think tank after protest. 
  • CFR sets up Nigeria security tracker. 
  • BPC says US may to default on debt between Feb. 15 and March 1. 
  • Stephen Hawking joins anti-robot apocalypse think tank. 
  • First annual Hero Summit held at USIP. 
  • New food think tank launches.  Its site can be found here.