Policy institutes study a wide range public policy issues and topics; publish position papers; conduct conferences on public policy topics; etc. Their web sites are often good sources of information and opinion on public issues. Some policy institutes are nonpartisan, particularly if they are associated with universities, but most have a particular point of view. Institutes in this section cover the full range of the political spectrum. Policy Institutes Issues Society.
- AEI The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research www
AEI is dedicated to preserving and strengthening the foundations of freedom--government, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, private enterprise, vital cultural and political institutions, and a strong foreign policy and national defense. The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research.
- Pennsylvania-based The Allegheny Institute for Public Policy www
Pennsylvania-based Conservative think tank devoted to local issues. The Allegheny Institute for Public Policy.
- Promotes Lowy Institute for International Policy www
Promotes discussion and produces distinctive research and fresh policy options for Australia’s international policy. Lowy Institute for International Policy.
- An Institute for Private Enterprise www
An organisation promoting private enterprise, for Private Enterprise, economic reform, political reform, free market commercial activity, productive investment and the reduction of the role of government. Institute for Private Enterprise.
- A Belcher Foundation www
A conservative think tank that publishes research on public policy, Foundation, church and state, education, law, and history. Belcher Foundation.
- Improving Buckeye Institute www
Improving the lives of all Ohioans by promoting free market ideas and limited government. Buckeye Institute.
- Works Carey Center for Democratic Capitalism www
Works to educate students, Center for Democratic Capitalism, citizens, and leaders in the fundamentals upon which the American republic was constructed - democracy and capitalism. Carey Center for Democratic Capitalism.
- Nonprofit, Center for Economic and Policy Research www
Nonprofit, for Economic and Policy Research, nonpartisan research center that seeks to promote democratic debate on important economic and social issues. Center for Economic and Policy Research.
- Studies Parkland Institute www
Studies political, Institute, economic, social, and cultural issues facing Albertans and Canadians, using the perspective of political economy. Parkland Institute.
- An Canadian Foundation for the Americas (FOCAL) www
An independent, Foundation for the Americas (FOCAL), non-governmental organization dedicated to deepening and strengthening Canada's relations with countries in Latin America and the Caribbean through policy discussion and analysis. Canadian Foundation for the Americas (FOCAL).
- A Maine Heritage Policy Center www
A research and educational organization which formulates and promotes conservative public policies in the U. Heritage Policy Center.S. state of Maine. Includes text of op-eds and links to other New England policy institutes. Maine Heritage Policy Center.
- A Center of the American Experiment www
A conservative think tank in Minnesota, the American Experiment, focusing in improving education, strengthening free market economy and reducing poverty and crime. Center of the American Experiment.
- Library Speakout.com: Issues www
Library of online information and links related to (mostly U. Issues.S.) public policy issues. Formerly Policy.com. Speakout.com: Issues.
- A MillionSoulsAware.org www
A not-for-profit project aiming to raise awareness of issues of concern. MillionSoulsAware.org. Once a million persons have read the current featured article, the site will cover another topic. MillionSoulsAware.org.
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