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.
- Based Association for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism (ASEN) www
Based at the London School of Economics, for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism (ASEN), ASEN is concerned with advancing the study of ethnicity and nationalism. Provides bulletin, lectures and seminar speaker profiles, membership info, and conference announcements. Association for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism (ASEN).
- A Applied Information Resources www
A non-profit, Information Resources, public policy research and community information organization dedicated to citizen education on public issues. Applied Information Resources.
- 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.
- Institute Institute for Economic Justice www
Institute to protect and encourage the economic rights of individuals. Institute for Economic Justice.
- Improving Buckeye Institute www
Improving the lives of all Ohioans by promoting free market ideas and limited government. Buckeye Institute.
- An Brookings Institution www
An independent research and policy institute. Institution. Web site contains briefing papers, analyses, and other resources related to many current political issues. Brookings Institution.
- A Center for Public Policy Priorities www
A non-partisan research organization committed to improving public policies and private practices that influence the economic and social prospects and conditions of individuals, for Public Policy Priorities, families, and communities. Center for Public Policy Priorities.
- A Civitas: the Institute for the Study of Civil Society www
A British educational charity and publisher specializing in health, the Institute for the Study of Civil Society, education, welfare, economics and the renewal of civil society. Civitas: the Institute for the Study of Civil Society.
- Aims Canada West Foundation www
Aims at bringing Western perspectives to Canadian policy debates. West Foundation. Conservative orientation. Canada West Foundation.
- Canadian C.D. Howe Institute www
Canadian economic and social policy think tank. Howe Institute. Centre-right. C.D. Howe Institute.
- The Edmund Burke Foundation, The Netherlands www
The Burke Foundation seeks to promote conservative philosophy, Burke Foundation, The Netherlands, develop policy proposals, bring together those interested in conservatism in The Netherlands and to change public opinion in the notoriously 'progressive' country. Edmund Burke Foundation, The Netherlands.
- A Heritage Foundation www
A leading conservative think tank which publishes research on domestic, Foundation, economic, foreign and defense policy, as well as thejournal Policy Review. Heritage Foundation.
- Nonprofit, IGC - Institute for Global Communications www
Nonprofit, Institute for Global Communications, provides alternative sources of information, and comprehensive Internet services for progressive individuals and organizations. IGC - Institute for Global Communications.
- 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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