The Lugar Center named a "Best New Think Tank" by the University of Pennsylvania's Think Tanks & Civil Societies Program

January 22, 2015

The Lugar Center is pleased to announce that it has been named a "Best New Think Tank" in the 2014 Global Go To Think Tank Index Report by the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP) at the University of Pennsylvania's Lauder Institute. According to TTCSP, The Global Go To Think Tank Index Report is "the result of an international survey of 1,950 scholars, public and private donors, policy makers, and journalists who helped rank more than 6,500 think tanks using a set of 18 criteria developed by TTCSP."

See the Best New Think Tanks below and the full report here

Best New Think Tank*

Table 33

Borde Politico (Mexico)

Table 33 (Unranked)

Center for Climate and Security (CCS) (United States)

Center for Policy Studies (CERPS) (Liberia)

Centre for the Study of Governance Innovation (GovInn) (South Africa)

China-ASEAN Research Institute (China)

Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies (RDCY) (China)

Delma Institute (United Arab Emirates)

Eastern Africa Policy Centre (EAPC) (Kenya)

Emirates Policy Centre (EPC) (United Arab Emirates)

Eurasian Council on Foreign Affairs (ECFA) (Belgium)

Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA) (United States)

Fundacion Chile Intercultural (FCI) (Chile)

Fundacion para el Progreso (FPP) (Chile)

Jacques Delors Institut – Berlin (Germany)

Justitia (Denmark)

Lugar Center (United States)

McCain Institute for International Leadership (United States)

Molad: The Center for the Renewal of Israeli Democracy (Israel)

Moriah Center for Studies and Media (Iraq)

Myanmar Development Institute (MDI) (Myanmar)

OCP Policy Center (Morocco)

Project for the Study of the 21st Century (PS21) (United States)

Regional Studies Center (Iraq)

Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity (United States)

Schwarzenegger Institute for State and Global Policy (United States)

Think Tank Industry Research Center, Shanghai University (China)

Washington Center for Equitable Growth (United States)

*Think Tanks in this category have been established in the last 48 months and are not ranked, but listed in alphabetical order.

-Page 121, 2014 Global Go To Think Tank Index Report, Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program, The Lauder Institute, University of Pennsylvania