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a company that does research for hire and issues reports on the implications

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The think tank thus calls for a proper sport budget for the next financial period (2014-2020).
The CIO Think Tank agendas will include a roundtable, networking and a Q&A session to encourage idea sharing and in-depth discussion.
The conference titled "African Conferences of Think Tanks: Policies for a Better Future," brought together leading Egyptian and African representatives of think tanks, international organizations, civil society and academia.
And yesterday we had the Reform think tank saying one million public sector jobs - including nurses, teachers and police officers - should be cut to ease the public debt.
It also noted studies published by two leading think tanks that day, concluding that our democracy would be in a weaker state without them, even if we have no idea what they are or what they do.
This is lower than the 6.8 percent to 7.2 percent the think tank initially forecast in its first economic briefing in January.
The GGTTI team says the reasons for the recent decline in number of think tanks worldwide include political and regulatory environment growing hostile to think tanks in many countries, decreasing funding for policy research by public and private donors, public and private donors tendency toward short-term, project-specific funding instead of investing in ideas and institutions, underdeveloped institutional capacity, increased competition and institutions having served their purpose and discontinued their operations.
by Yoichi Funabashi Chinese President Xi Jinping has explicitly encouraged his country's think tanks to "advance the Chinese narrative" globally.
"Finally, we are now one step closer to having our very own world-class think tank that will stand at the forefront of Philippine energy research and policy development," said Gatchalian, chair of the Senate Committee on Energy.
The programme, which was attended by the media, was organised to pay homage and honour to the brain behind the formation of the Think tank, for the unflinching support towards the promotion of democracy, good governance and economic openness in Ghana and Africa.
7 August 2018 - Two California, US-based premium camera bag design providers: Think Tank Photo Inc.
Sundar Nath Bhattarai, officiating Chairman of China Study Centre, attend the 6th China - South and South-East Asian Think Tank Forum (CSSA-TTF), organized by The People's Government of Yunnan Province of the People's Republic of China and Yunnan Academy of Social Sciences, in Kunming from 13-15 June.
Numerous decisions related to AJPH, from the cover design to social media posts, are determined in part by a group of six emerging public health practitioners known as the AJPH Think Tank. The idea for such a collective came from AJPH Editor-in-Chief Alfredo Morabia, MD, PhD, who wanted to tap into the insights of a younger generation of public health leaders.
Representatives at the meeting both at home and abroad called on all parties to increase exchanges through the platform of the Economic Think Tank Alliance to provide intellectual support for the deepening of the SCO regional economic cooperation.
South Korea is not considering establishing a replacement think tank after its decision to end funding to a Washington-based think tank led to its closure, a state council overseeing research institutes said Thursday.
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