Friday, August 16, 2013

Think Tank Quickies #75

  • Why think tanks should focus on people as much as policy.
  • Report says BBC has a bias towards left-wing think tanks.  Full Centre for Policy Studies report.
  • Why think tanks will become ever more important.
  • Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) targeting Cato Institute and Goldwater Institute?
  • On think tanks' executive directors.
  • Brookings's partnership with think tanks in Africa.
  • Chart of advocacy spending for a handful of DC think tanks.
  • John Locke Foundation President John Hood analyzing think tank influence.
  • Montreal Economic Institute President/CEO Michael Kelly-Gagnon on the role of think tanks.
  • Chinese think tank CASS criticizes labor camps as outdated.