Think tanks focused on creating knowledge on key productive/extractive sectors can help address common problems in developing countries. Food Tank is an online platform that shares information and good practices on sustainable agriculture and its relationship with poverty and hunger.
Posts by Andrea Moncada
The final post of the Managing Think Tanks series focuses on team leaders. Tips and tools for selection processes are suggested; tasks team leaders are responsible for are listed, and advice is provided for improving team leader effectiveness and productivity.
In this week's Managing Think Tanks chapter, managers would do well to structure their research output in order to maximise effectiveness and staff satisfaction.
In this week's Managing Think Tanks chapter, balance scorecards are discussed in order for think tank leaders to have the best information about their organisations' areas.
In this week's Managing Think Tanks chapter, we focus on the importance of think tanks having an understanding of its costs, and control and accountability of its use of sponsor funding. Two methods are outlined for including indirect costs into project cost allocation.
Policy is never a "one size fits all" formula. Michael Bassey of the LSE British Politics and Policy blog discusses the concept of fuzziness when formulating evidence based policy.