Think tank

Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques

Institute for Research on Public Policy ‒ IRPP

Montreal, QC, Canada

The Institute for Research on Public Policy (IRPP) is an independent, national, bilingual, not-for-profit organization based in Montreal, Quebec. Its mission is to "improve public policy in Canada by generating research, providing insight and informing debate on current and emerging policy issues facing Canadians and their governments." It publishes peer-reviewed research and acts as a convenor of policy debates by organizing conferences, round tables and panel discussions among stakeholders, academics, policy-makers and the general public. It is also the publisher of Policy Options magazine.The Institute's current research agenda is focused on four issues: Canada’s changing federal community, meeting Canada’s innovation challenge, income inequality, and the impact on the Canadian economy of rapidly changing patterns of global trade and production.

Contact details

Website:
http://irpp.org/

Address:
1470 Peel St. #200 Montreal, Quebec Canada H3A 1T1

Country:
Canada

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Canada
Operating languages
English , French

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1972
Age (years)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 49
Canada average
 35
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Graham Fox
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 17
Canada average
 19
Global average
 120
% Female researchers
2019
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
20% 
Canada average
23% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 2,293
Canada average
 18,867
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 16,275
Canada average
 10,799
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 169
Canada average
 1,101
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
Institut de Recherche sur les Politiques Publiques
 5,788
Canada average
 3,812
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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