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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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After her last day at the Fed on Friday, she will start a new job on Monday at the Brookings Institution. The Washington think tank announced that Yellen will be joining the institution's Hutchins Centre on Fiscal and Monetary Policy as a distinguished fellow in residence.
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Bush are confirmed by a recent study by the Brookings Institution. It finds that analysts at the CIA were rewarded for having their reports included in the President's Daily Brief and that their findings were more likely to make it into the brief if they were perceived to be of the sort that attracted presidential interest, meaning in Bush's case items like "evidence" that Iraq had WMDs.
Delivering a speech on Turkish economy at the Brookings Institution in Washington D.C., State Minister Mehmet Simsek said that they submitted a comprehensive plan covering macro economic frame, medium-term budget and structural reforms to the fund and waiting for IMF's reply on the matter.
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