Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Think Tank Quickies (#306)

  • Elsa Kania, an adjunct fellow at CNAS, helped translate China's AI manifesto; group of AI researchers and policymakers (including think tankers) release major AI report.
  • Steven Pinker: "Never believe a study from an organization that has a donate button on its website."
  • Erick Erickson: "A most vile attack against the NRA comes from a lefty think tank."
  • Heritage President interview with NPR: Where the conservative movement is headed. 
  • Brookings uses PR agency Beveridge Seay. 
  • Major think tank names cutoff date for Generation Y. 
  • For an interview, Jonah Goldberg proposed having cigars on AEI's rooftop. 
  • Frontier Research Center, "a kind of advanced-technology think tank."
  • Robert Zoellick to join Carnegie Endowment board of trustees. 
  • Boris Johnson let a pro-Brexit think tank launch at the Foreign Office without paying a hire fee.