Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Think Tank Quickies (#342)

  • Former Congressman Carlos Curbelo joins Colombia University's energy think tank.
  • Madam C.J. Walker's mansion to become think tank for women of color entrepreneurs.
  • Twitter thread: How the think tank-journalism connection works.
  • Arnold Vonk: Think tanks need to invest in their legitimacy.
  • Institute for the Study of War: Increasing number of Russian military convoys are moving toward the border between Crimea and Ukrainian-held territory.
  • Ben Friedman tracks how think tanks repackage ideas.
  • Pedro da Costa joins EPI as its new communications director.
  • Should think tanks get free access to academic paywalls?
  • Jamie Whyte leaves IEA and won't miss the "who funds you" tweets.
  • ProPublica: Many undisclosed Trump appointees worked at Heritage.