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
 29
United States average
 40
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: James A. Baker, III
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): David M. Satterfield
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Edward P. Djerejian
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 33
United States average
 51
Global average
 66
2021
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 62
2017
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 85
% Female staff
2023
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 63%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 50%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 199
United States average
 60
Global average
 65
2020
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 310
Financials
2022
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 $12,050,000
United States average
 $34,618,042
Global average
 $7,897,405,642
2020
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 $11,810,000

Social

Likes (2023)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 18,383
United States average
 67,686
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 18,355
Likes (2021)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 18,366
Twitter
Followers (2023)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 15,900
United States average
 50,101
Global average
 19,389
Followers (2022)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 15,281
Followers (2021)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 14,042
Subscribers (2023)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 16,300
United States average
 19,544
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 13,000
Subscribers (2021)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 10,600
Followers (2023)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 6,692
United States average
 18,654
Global average
 12,007
Followers (2022)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 5,572
Followers (2019)
Baker Institute for Public Policy
 2,645

Data notes

Last updated: 26/05/2023
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation┬┤s website
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