think-tank


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think-tank

n
informal a group of specialists organized by a business enterprise, governmental body, etc, and commissioned to undertake intensive study and research into specified problems
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Summary: Emirates Policy Centre is the first woman-led independent think-tank in the region.
38 billion in the pockets of local farmers, Pinol tagged 'the greedy businessmen' as the ones behind think-tank warnings of a spike in rice prices.
The ATTN is important because it provides an overview of the think-tank environment and it will be possible to match activities to groups.
The article described the president and some of his advisers as dismissive of the Washington "think tank" community, noting that Obama "resented the foreign-policy think-tank complex.
In our November 2014 issue, we said the first African continental think-tank summit was held in Pretoria in February, organised by the University of Pennsylvania, the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF), the African Leadership Center, and the Institute for Security Studies, entitled Think-tanks and the Transformation of Africa.
President Rowhani's economic planners are not stupid, as the IRGC-hired think-tank seems to believe.
ISLAMABAD -- Chairman Senate Nayyar Hussain Bokhari has nominated Leader of the Upper House and Opposition Leader to finalize the formation of steering committee on Senate think-tank.
2%, said the UK think-tank, the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).
He calls upon think-tank leaders to enhance their quality of scholarship, become more relevant, and cooperatively share research with each other.
Other variables surrounding the political and socio-economic conditions that facilitate think-tank cultures and their viability are important but secondary.
To slow rising costs, the conservative think-tank proposes these measures:
The WSI (Institute of Social and Economic Research in the Hans-Bockler Foundation), think-tank to the trade union federation DGB, became an important training pool for future academics and political activists.