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A Guide to Public Administration: Think Tanks

This Research Guide contains resources supporting students, faculty, and staff in the Master of Public Administration program, Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs.

Think Tank Directories

Think Tanks

Please use the links below to locate information on your policy issues from the websites of various Think Tanks. Look for sections on Issues, Reports/Publications, and Research.

"Think Tanks" provide public policy analysis and research. They can be nonpartisan in nature, or they can support specific political viewpoints, such as conservative or progressive.

TIP: To keep track of policy issues, sign up for ISSUE ALERTS provided by Think Tanks.

Here are links to the "Top 55 Think Tanks in the United States" as ranked by the 2012 Global Go To Think Tank Rankings Report. They are listed in Alphabetical Order.

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