Thursday, September 20, 2018

Think Tank Quickies (#326)

  • Visa, Mastercard block donations to David Horowitz think tank. 
  • CSIS: Within US foreign affairs think tanks, there is currently no mechanism to examine the link between organizational performance and diversity.
  • James O'Brien: I'm beginning to think that the only circumstances in which the "research" of "think tanks" should get reported as "news" is when their findings contradict their previously stated opinions.
  • How China's tightened control over think tanks is impacting its foreign affairs.
  • Inside the progressive think tank that really runs Canada. 
  • Kathmandu Post: Strengthening think tanks.
  • US think tanks continue to grow.
  • Simon Cowan: Should think tanks be forced to disclose their funders?
  • Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, a former Brookings trustee, in hot water.
  • Pic: AEI President Arthur Brooks beheads David Brooks.
  • Women to watch at RAND Corporation.