Do think tanks matter? assessing the impact of public policy institutes - Montreal McGill-Queen`s University Press 2009 - xvi,345p. ill. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -340) and index.
Surveying the think tank landscape in the United States and Canada -- Thinking about think tanks : a conceptual framework -- In the arena : opportunities, constraints, and incentives for think tanks in the United States and Canada -- Competing in the marketplace of ideas : the strategies of think tanks -- Public visibility and policy relevance : assessing the influence of think tanks -- On the road to the White House : presidential candidates and the think tanks that advised them -- Policy experts or policy instruments? Think tanks and the debate over constitutional reform in Canada -- Conclusion : the more things change ... policy influence, policy relevance, and the future of think tanks in Canada, the United States, and beyond.
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Research institutes--United States.
Sciences de la politique.
Centres de recherche.
Centres de recherche--Canada.
Centres de recherche--États-Unis.
H97 / .A24 2009
320.6 / AB-D