Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Think Tank Quickies (#127)

  • Top Chinese think tank accused of collusion with foreign forces.
  • "Mr. Think Tank" (aka, James McGann) speaks at Wilson Center on how think tanks shape social development policies.
  • US military plan against China outlined in think tank report.
  • What really happened at that Benghazi think tank event at Heritage: Dylan Byers vs. Dana Milbank.
  • Don Abelson on the impact of think tanks and how impact can be quantified.
  • Daniel Drezner responding to Steve Walt: Foreign policy conferences aren't as useless as they seem.
  • NYMag: The conservative think tank behind this week's sexist headaches.
  • Brookings and the Robert Bosch Stiftung name Constance Stelzenmuller as Inaugural Robert Bosch Senior Fellow.
  • Catherine Brown, former top domestic policy advisor for Hillary Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign, will join CAP as Vice President for Education Policy; former Obama Administration official Danielle Gray joins CAP as a Senior Fellow.
  • Kennan Institute at Wilson Center celebrates 40th anniversary.
  • New CSIS study pegs cybercrime cost at $445 billion.