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Stocktaking on Research Quality at the Think Tank Initiative Exchange

Two weeks ago, the TTIX2015 took place in Istanbul and some initial reactions have already emerged. Enrique Mendizabal did an exercise of finding “the elephants in the rooms… 1,625 more words

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The Think Tank Initiative's Global Exchange 2015: an annotated guide

[**Editor’s note: this page is being updated throughout the event**]

The #TTIX2015 takes place between the 18th – 20th February 2015 in Istanbul. It will bring together thinktankers from across the world and it promises to be a great opportunity to learn about their experiences and challenges. 2,578 more words

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The Think Tank Initiative Global Exchange: the elephants in the room

The TTIx2015 has gathered around 200 people from 65+ think tanks across the world. It has focused on research quality and outreach and cannot be expected to cover all topics under the sun but here are some that I feel are missing -and that are very important: 789 more words


Think tanks and elections: a series on experiences from around the world

Think tanks’ initiatives around elections are increasingly deserving the attention of different stakeholders in the policy community around the world. In the last years Latin American think tanks conducted a series of initiatives aimed at influencing electoral debates shaping a sort of “technology of influence” (many of these initiatives have been… 670 more words

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A quick and dirty "Transparify-like" assessment of TTI think tanks

This is a first effort to rate think tanks within a think tank support initiative; in this case, the Think Tank Initiative.  As a reminder, and because I do not have the man-power or time that the Transparify team has I have ‘reworked’ Transparify’s scale in the following, slightly more straight forward and idiot-proof, way: 4,011 more words

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