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. With its world-renowned group of scholars and ongoing programs of policy-oriented research, the Institution puts its accumulated knowledge to work as a prominent contributor to the world marketplace of ideas defining a free 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
102 
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
 71
Global average
 120
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
42% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 429,411
United States average
 72,519
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2017)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 316,840
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 113,099
United States average
 35,047
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 105,218
Followers (2017)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 94,200
Subscribers (2019)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
234,000 
United States average
 12,119
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2017)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 69,302
Followers (2019)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 12,000
United States average
 13,249
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace
 3,441
United States average
 8,378
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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