Think tank

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Houston, TX, United States

Key research programs include energy, the Middle East, health, Mexico studies, and innovation and entrepreneurship. The institute collaborates with experts from academia, government, the media, business, and nongovernmental and private organizations. In conjunction with its more than 20 programs, the institute attracts many domestic and foreign leaders who provide their views and insights on major issues. Speakers have included U.S. presidents and Cabinet members, world leaders and heads of government, and numerous foreign dignitaries from around the globe. To educate and engage the next generation of leaders, many Baker Institute fellows and scholars teach public policy classes. The institute also offers Rice undergraduates a public policy course, as well as the opportunity to apply for competitive internships in Houston, Washington, D.C., and overseas. Graduate students frequently assist fellows and scholars with their research.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.bakerinstitute.org/

Address:
6100 Main Street Baker Hall MS-40, Suite 120 Houston, TX 77005

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1994
Age (years)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 27
United States average
 38
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: James A. Baker, III
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Edward P. Djerejian
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Edward P. Djerejian
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Edward P. Djerejian
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 62
United States average
 37
Global average
 75
2017
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 85

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 310
United States average
 57
Global average
 33
Financials
2020
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 $11,810,000
United States average
 $39,937,649
Global average
 $43,166,416

Social

Likes (2021)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 18,366
United States average
 86,714
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 18,397
Likes (2017)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 18,152
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 14,042
United States average
 46,908
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 11,916
Followers (2018)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 11,293
Subscribers (2021)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 10,600
United States average
 15,377
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 5,690
Subscribers (2017)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 3,500
Followers (2019)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 2,645
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: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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