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Think Tanks

ONLINE RESOURCES

American Center for International Labor Solidarity - www.solidaritycenter.org

American Enterprise Institute - www.aei.org
• For jobs: www.aei.org/about/jobcenter.asp

American Institutes for Research (AIR) - www.air.org

Atlantic Council of the United States www.acus.org

British American Security Information Council www.basicint.org

The Brookings Institution www.brook.edu

Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs - www.carnegiecouncil.org

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace - www.ceip.org

The Carter Center - www.cartercenter.org

Cato Institute - www.cato.org
• For jobs: www.cato.org/jobs/jobops.html

Center for International Policy www.ciponline.org
• For jobs: http://ciponline.org/employment.htm

Center for Naval Analyses (CNA) - www.cna.org
• For jobs: www.cna.org/careers/

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) - www.csis.org
• For jobs: www.csis.org/about/jobs_interns/

Center for the Study of the Presidency www.thepresidency.org

Competitive Enterprise Institute - www.cei.org
• For jobs: www.cei.org/pages/jobs.cfm

Council on Foreign Relations - www.cfr.org
• For jobs: www.cfr.org/about/career_opportunities

The European Policy Centre - www.epc.eu

Freedom House www.freedomhouse.org
• For jobs: www.freedomhouse.org/template.cfm?page=13

Henry L. Stimson Center - www.stimson.org

The Heritage Foundation - www.heritage.org
• For jobs: www.heritage.org/About/Careers/index.cfm

Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace www.hoover.org

The Hudson Institute - www.hudson.org
• For jobs: www.hudson.org/learn/index.cfm?fuseaction=open_positions

Institute for Defense Analyses - www.ida.org
• For jobs: www.ida.org/careers.php

Institute for International Economics - www.petersoninstitute.org

Institute for the Study of Diplomacy - www12.georgetown.edu/sfs/isd

International Relations Center www.irc-online.org
• For jobs: www.irc-online.org/job_opportunities.php

Jamestown Foundation www.jamestown.org
• For jobs: www.jamestown.org/employment.php

Mercatus Center - www.mercatus.org

The Nixon Center - www.nixoncenter.org

Rand - www.rand.org/jobs

Transatlantic Policy Network - www.tpnonline.org

Urban Institute - www.urban.org/about/careers/index.cfm

Washington Office on Latin America www.wola.org

World Economic Forum - www.worldeconomicforum.com

DIRECTORIES & LISTS OF THINK TANKS

Columbia University Lehman Social Sciences Library - www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/indiv/lehman/guides/ttanks.html
• Excellent bibliography of think tank books and resources

infoUSA - http://usinfo.state.gov/usa/infousa/politics/thnktank.htm
• Provides hyperlinks to many think tanks as well as other directories of lobby and political interest groups; excellent resource

National Institute for Research Advancement - www.nira.go.jp/linke/tt-link
• Directory of international think tanks with hyperlinks

U.S. Department of State - www.state.gov/s/p/tt
• List of think tanks with hyperlinks

U.S. Air War College - www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-regn.htm#thinktanks
• List of think tanks with hyperlinks

University of Michigan Documents Center - www.lib.umich.edu/govdocs/psthink.html
• Excellent list of think tanks with hyperlinks to each one

World Press Review Library of International Affairs - www.worldpress.org/library/ngo.htm
• Index of international think tanks and research organizations with hyperlinks