Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Think Tank Quickies (#316)

  • New Stimson Center study: US has spent $2.8 trillion since 9/11 to fight terrorism. 
  • CAP President Neera Tanden censored work?
  • Dr. Tim Huelskamp of conservative Heartland Institute: How think tanks measure success.
  • Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lays out Iran demands at Heritage Foundation speech.
  • Heritage President Kay Coles James explains the thinking behind one of Washington's most powerful think tanks. 
  • On Think Tanks launches Open Think Tank Directory (OTTD) with public information from more than 2,680 think tanks and related organizations.
  • Modi, Putin agree on economic ties between Indian think tank, Russian ministry.
  • Global ad, tech execs launching new think tank in Cannes. 
  • New York Times magazine on "Russia hands," including a number of think tankers. 
  • Only 17% of UK adults trust think tanks. 
  • EU Special Envoy to Afghanistan Roland Kobia visits Washington think tanks.