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Do think tanks matter? : assessing the impact of public policy institutes

Author: Donald E Abelson
Publisher: Montreal ; Ithaca, N.Y. : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This title examines the impact of think tanks.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald E Abelson
ISBN: 0773523162 9780773523166 0773523170 9780773523173
OCLC Number: 47162231
Description: xiv, 251 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 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: policy influence, policy relevance, and the future of think tanks in Canada, the United States, and beyond --
Appendix one: a profile of selected American think tanks --
Appendix two: a profile of selected Canadian think tanks.
Responsibility: Donald E. Abelson.
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