Think Tanks' Growing Role in Policy and Politics
D.C. is a "think tank" kind of town -- from those that follow the scholarly "university without students" model to those with a more ideological "government in waiting" approach. Kojo examines the rise of think tanks and analyzes what the dispute over the future of the libertarian Cato Institute says about the role think tanks play in shaping public policy.
2011 Global Go To Think Tank Rankings
From the Selected Works of Dr. James G. McGann, University of Pennsylvania, January 2012: