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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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Almost none of our NATO allies could match what Russia has done so far in the skies," the Brookings Institution said in their article.
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This problem has been documented in many books and articles, and as Stephen Goldsmith (2004) of the Brookings Institution has noted, "As Government relies more and more on third parties to deliver services, its performance depends ever more on its ability to manage partnerships and to hold its partners accountable" (Goldsmith & Eggers, p.
We're already deploying today's soldiers and Marines at a pace that is unrivaled in the history of the all-volunteer three, at considerable risk to the staying power of that force," noted Michael O'Hanlon, Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution, in an October 15 syndicated op-ed column.
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has a longer time horizon, and scholars at the Brookings Institution have used CBO data to project what would happen if the alternative minimum tax were adjusted and the tax cuts extended.
The Kerry campaign is in a funny position on trade because they are, on one level, talking up protectionism and, on the other hand, they are probably more inclined to building some bridges internationally," says Carol Graham, a fellow at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.
The Brookings Institution offers information on the implementation and effects of BCRA, http://www.
Half of those who received it in 1999 got it through a refund loan, shows the latest available data obtained by The Brookings Institution, a think tank based in Washington, D.
Another recent study commissioned by the Brookings Institution confirmed this by surveying 70 cities, finding that cities in the Northeast had the highest number of abandoned structures.
One source adding to the dialog is a task force assembled by the Brookings Institution.
The Brookings Institution Center on Urban and Metropolitan Policy, February 2001