Think tank

中国社会科学院

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences ‒ CASS

Beijing, China

The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) is the premier, comprehensive national academic research center of the People's Republic of China for the study in the fields of philosophy and social sciences, with the obligation of advancing and innovating in the scientific research of philosophy, social sciences and policies. CASS is now made up of 31 research institutes and 45 research centers, which carry out research activities covering nearly 300 sub-disciplines. At present, CASS has more than 4,200 staff members in total, of which more than 3,200 are professional researchers.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.cass.net.cn/

Address:
5 Jianguomen Inner Street, Beijing, 100732, China

Country:
China

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1977
Age (years)
中国社会科学院
 44
China average
 35
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Xie Fuzhan
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Xie Fuzhan
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Wang Weiguang
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
中国社会科学院
 4,200
China average
 1,026
Global average
 120

Data notes

Last updated: 06/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Asian Affairs - Directory of Think Tanks about Asia, Organisation´s website
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