Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Think Tank Quickies (#256)

  • Ukraine's foreign minister held meetings with leading US think tanks, including Atlantic Council and Heritage Foundation.
  • Will it take a miracle to fix West Virginia, or just a think tank?
  • Should think tanks buy ads on Morning Joe to get attention?
  • Keep track of ongoing conflicts with the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) "Global Conflict Tracker."
  • AEI holds annual West Coast Policy Summit.
  • Foreign policy think tank exchange.
  • Tension at Pakistan event at Hudson Institute (including yelling!).
  • Dr. James McGann (UPenn rankings) speaks at IASS in Potsdam on think tanks in a changing world.
  • NYT pledges to avoid citing opaque think tanks.
  • Brookings scholar Norm Eisen offers to help Nordstrom, others sue President Trump.
  • LSE event on March 2: "Has Trump 'Trumped' Think Tanks and the Political Establishment?"