Monday, March 7, 2016

Think Tank Quickies (#207)

  • Did former Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli spy on think tanks?
  • NoMa neighborhood in DC, home of think tanks, has an affinity for nerds?
  • Washington region to get professional counseling from Brookings and JPMorgan Chase to boost exports.
  • New CSIS study says balance of military power in Asia-Pacific region tilting against US.
  • Local Progress, club behind a blitz of new laws in US cities, first met at Center for American Progress.
  • AEI scholars weigh in on the 2016 presidential debate.
  • CSIS sponsors new commission on violent extremism (CSIS Commission on Countering Violent Extremism) with former British PM Tony Blair and former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta. 
  • CSIS: China may be installing radar system in disputed islands.
  • How do free-market think tanks rank on social media?
  • Think tanks do government thinking on TPP.