Think Tanks

Meet the Think Tank Scholars who are also Beltway Lobbyists
Why D.C.'s policy shops need to be transparent about who else is paying their scholars
May 10, 2013

Yes, it's a problem when the person delivering the policy paper is also a paid lobbyist.

Think That Think Tanks Can Be Bought? Not So Fast.
The Center for American Progress takes issue with recent TNR piece
February 20, 2013

The Center for American Progress takes issue with a recent TNR piece.

The Great Think-Tank Bubble
Think tank salaries are looking more and more like lobbyist salaries. That's no surprise.
February 19, 2013

Why are so many think-tank scholars being paid like lobbyists? Because they're acting like lobbyists, too. 

Chuck Hagel's Think Tank, Its Donors, and Intellectual Independence
February 12, 2013

In response to demands from Senate Republicans, the think tank led by Chuck Hagel has released a list of its foreign donors, along with assertions about its intellectual independence from all of its funders. But like most other Beltway think tanks, the ties between scholarship and money are a lot closer than meets the eye.