Think tank

Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace

Stanford, CA, United States

The Institution, affiliated with the Stanford University and founded by Herbert Hoover, is a public policy research center devoted to the advanced study of politics, economics, and political economy-both domestic and foreign-as well as international affairs. The Institution's overarching purposes are, among others, to analyze the effects of government actions relating to public policy and to generate, publish, and disseminate ideas that encourage positive policy formation using reasoned arguments and intellectual rigor, converting conceptual insights into practical initiatives judged to be beneficial to society.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.hoover.org

Address:
434 Galvez Mall Stanford University Stanford, CA 94305-6003

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1919
Age (years)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 103
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Herbert Hoover
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Thomas W. Gilligan
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Thomas W. Gilligan
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Thomas W. Gilligan
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 161
United States average
 66
Global average
 124
2017
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 195
% Female staff
2019
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 17%
United States average
 46%
Global average
 43%

Social

Likes (2021)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 519,256
United States average
 84,487
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 429,411
Likes (2017)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 316,840
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 146,530
United States average
 49,129
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 132,929
Followers (2019)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 113,099
Subscribers (2022)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
654,000 
United States average
 16,691
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
519,000 
Subscribers (2019)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
234,000 
Followers (2021)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 22,673
United States average
 17,972
Global average
 14,022
Followers (2019)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 12,000
Followers (2019)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 3,441
United States average
 8,395
Global average
 6,399

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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