Brookings Institution


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Brookings Institution

Founded in 1927, the Brookings Institution is a nonpartisan organization dedicated to research, education, and publication in the fields of economics, foreign policy, and government. It states as its principal purposes: "to aid in the development of sound public policies and to promote public understanding of issues of national importance."

Brookings maintains a 55,000-volume library. It is organized into the following divisions: Advanced Study, Economic Studies, Foreign Policy Studies, Governmental Studies (which includes some legal studies), Foreign Policy Studies, Governmental Studies, Publications, and a Social Science Computation Center.

The institution publishes the Brookings Bulletin (quarterly), the Brookings Papers on Economic Activity (twice a year), and an Annual Report. It also publishes its extensive research in books and reprints.

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However, with its effective campaign in Syria, Moscow has once again proved these experts wrong, the Brookings Institution said.
Experts will discuss how the Greater Baltimore region can expand and improve export activities to stay competitive in today's global economy as part of its work on the Global Cities Initiative, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and JPMorgan Chase.
Nearly three-fourths of the Medicare Shared Savings Program accountable care organizations that earned bonuses in the first year of the program are physician led, not hospital led, indicating that physician-only ACOs may be better at value-based care, according to two analysts from the Brookings Institution Engelberg Center for Health Care Reform.
Yang Yuanqing, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Lenovo, has joined the International Advisory Council of the Washington, DC-based Brookings Institution, a globally-recognized independent and nonpartisan research organization.
presents ten papers based on presentations from a May 2012 Brookings Institution symposium, sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts, on "The Arts, New Growth Theory, and Economic Development.
Of the top 10 cities that people ages 25 to 34 moved to from 2007 to 2009, three were in Texas, according to the Brookings Institution.
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According to Brookings Institution research released in September 2004, 31 percent of Americans believe charitable organizations are very good at helping people--yet only 11 percent believe nonprofits are very good at spending money wisely.
In this regard, the National Commission report issued by the centrist Brookings Institution remains a good place to begin, despite the fact that it is a bit boring and dated (2003) by the standards of the fast-changing world of school choice.
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Decades of vacating Dixie are reversing, reports The Brookings Institution, a nonpartisan research organization.

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