Thursday, August 9, 2018

Think Tank Quickies (#321)

  • RAND Corp. selected to help oversee national effort to increase funding for research on gun violence.
  • New Canadian think tank aims to provide First Nations perspectives.
  • US-backed think tanks target Latin America.
  • Top Turkish officials meeting with US think tanks; top Indian official meets think tankers.
  • RIP Frank Carlucci, longtime RAND Corp. trustee, adviser, and donor.
  • Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY) smears immigration think tank (Center for Immigration Studies, or CIS) as hate group.
  • R Street Institute: We said "think" tank not "steal" tank.
  • Ron Paul Liberty Report: The weapons makers and the "think tanks" they fund.
  • Derek Mitchell becomes new president of National Democratic Institute (NDI).
  • List of tax policy experts at think tanks.