The annual GGTTI ranking index reports are referred to identify and to recognize the centres of excellence in policy research, to forge knowledge and policy partnerships and to create a global think tank
Similarly, SDPI has improved its position clinching the 97th position from last year's 103 positions among top global think tank
In the 'Top Education Policy Think Tanks
', ORF came 59th, and the only Indian think tank
in the list.
If think tank
influence on policy only manifests itself through the long-run battle of ideas by influencing citizen views, which only later influence economic policy, their study would not be able to find the link between think tank
years and public policy.
Under such circumstances, it is unreasonable to expect them to fulfill the role of an independent think tank
The Global Go To Think Tank
Index compiled by James McGann, director, Think Tanks
and Civil Societies Program at the University of Pennsylvania, ranks 6,846 think tanks
around the world.
The 9/11 attacks and the war in Iraq led to a dramatic increase in the number of think tank
programmes and scholars focused on the Middle East.
ADBI established the Asia Think Tank
Secretariat to expedite cooperation between think tanks
in Asia and the sharing of knowledge and best business practices.
Among non US Think Tanks
Chatham House is World's TOP TT while SDPI has been ranked 38th as World's Top Trans-disciplinary Research TT.
Wall Street's Think Tank
is enhanced with the inclusion of a three page appendix listing CFR Officers and Directors, 1921-2013; a seven page Bibliography; nineteen pages of Notes; and a fifty-six page Index.
The Millenium Project has been ranked sixth best think tank
in the world for new ideas and paradigms.
Two research institutes in the Philippines are among the top 20 think tanks
in Asia and Pacific, according to the Think Tanks
and Civil Society Program (TTCSP) report released Saturday.
Knowledge of think tank
funding has been shaped by pluralist, elite, and, most recently, field theory.
A South Korean think tank
has urged the central bank of South Korea to maintain its accommodative policy stance.
A Strategic Guide to Policy Impact" should be considered mandatory reading for anyone that is a part of a think tank
operation be it governmental, NGO, academic, or corporate.