Think tank

American Enterprise Institute

American Enterprise Institute ‒ AEI

Washington D.C., United States

AEI is dedicated to preserving and strengthening the foundations of freedom-limited government, private enterprise, vital cultural and political institutions, and a strong foreign policy and national defense-through scholarly research, open debate, and a variety of publications. AEI research covers economics and trade; social welfare; government tax, spending, regulatory, and legal policies; US politics and international affairs; and US defense and foreign policies. The institute publishes a large number of books, articles, and reports each year as well as a policy magazine, The American Enterprise, which are widely distributed to government officials and legislators, business executives, journalists, and academics. AEI also hosts a number of conferences, seminars, and lectures which are regularly covered by national television.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.aei.org

Address:
American Enterprise Institute, 1789 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20036

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
USA
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1938
Age (years)
American Enterprise Institute
83 
United States average
 38
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Lewis H Brown
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Robert Doar
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Robert Doar
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Robert Doar
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
American Enterprise Institute
 115
United States average
 72
Global average
 121
2017
American Enterprise Institute
 104
% Female staff
2019
American Enterprise Institute
 21%
United States average
 46%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
American Enterprise Institute
 0%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
American Enterprise Institute
 17
United States average
 57
Global average
 33
2016
American Enterprise Institute
 288
Financials
2016
American Enterprise Institute
 $84,616,388
United States average
 $46,319,201
Global average
 $103,991,321

Social

Likes (2021)
American Enterprise Institute
 313,780
United States average
 86,713
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
American Enterprise Institute
 298,133
Likes (2017)
American Enterprise Institute
 305,273
Twitter
Followers (2021)
American Enterprise Institute
 145,562
United States average
 46,907
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
American Enterprise Institute
 136,390
Followers (2018)
American Enterprise Institute
 120,024
Subscribers (2021)
American Enterprise Institute
198,000 
United States average
 15,377
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
American Enterprise Institute
180,000 
Subscribers (2017)
American Enterprise Institute
 134,000
Subscribers (2019)
American Enterprise Institute
United States average
Global average
Subscribers (2017)
American Enterprise Institute
Followers (2019)
American Enterprise Institute
 13,300
United States average
 15,265
Global average
 8,281
Followers (2019)
American Enterprise Institute
 19,534
United States average
 8,453
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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