Wonderful news from the British think tank Policy Exchange: They have appointed the brilliant Dean Godson as their new director.
While in Washington, Eldin also visited the Wilson Center, a think tank that specializes in foreign policy issues.
Cato's third-hand influence ramifies into our own time: there's even a think tank in Washington named after him.
Later that day, Sayers headed off to a think tank, to join Sakka for a briefing with congressional staffers.
Though Marianne worked for the IEDC briefly, she was helping to put together fundraisers for the think tank as late as June 1997.
“The events this year with Ukraine led to his ties with Cato being severed,” a source at the think tank told The Daily Beast.
Petersen was a fixture in the DC think tank and foreign policy communities.
The Toronto-based think tank points out that inventories and accounts receivable have shrunk by even more than cash has increased.
Ron Haskins from Brookings paid Ryan the ultimate compliment, calling his proposal “worthy of a think tank.”
Well, just lemmee drop it into your think tank, an' lay to what I say.
An institution in which scholars pursue research in public policy. Largely funded by endowments and grants, think tanks work to improve public awareness of policy issues (through publications) and to influence the government to act upon issues of national importance. (See power elite.)
An institute or institution that specializes in the custody of interpretive intellectuals, esp in the social sciences, and usually caters to and is financed by a government in return for studies, prognostications, etc: A peace academy would be part graduate school, part think tank
[1959+; think-tank, ''the brain,'' is found by 1905]