Think tank

Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University

Evanston, IL, United States

The Institute for Policy Research (IPR) is an interdisciplinary public policy research institute founded in 1968 at Northwestern University. Our mission is to stimulate and support excellent social science research on significant public policy issues and to disseminate the findings widely—to students, scholars, policymakers, and the public.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.ipr.northwestern.edu/

Address:
2040 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
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Institutional affiliations
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Founded by
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Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University
 9
United States average
 38
Global average
 86
% Female staff
2021
Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University
 44%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 48%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University
 233
United States average
 61
Global average
 34

Social

Likes (2022)
Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University
 984
United States average
 89,081
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University
 976
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University
 3,523
United States average
 49,080
Global average
 19,207
Followers (2021)
Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University
 2,930
Followers (2022)
Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University
 548
United States average
 28,710
Global average
 16,334

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