Think tank

John S. Watson Institute for Public Policy

Trenton, United States

The John S. Watson Institute for Public Policy is dedicated to deepening the analysis around critical public policy challenges and broadening the range of policy ideas, perspectives and options. The Institute meets the practical needs of decision makers across New Jersey, who are charged with enacting public policy in the interest of New Jersey’s residents. The Institute is named in honor of the late N.J. Assemblyman John S. Watson, the nation's first African American chairman of an appropriations committee. The mission of The John S. Watson Institute for Public Policy is: To support informed public policy and to strengthen leadership in government, the nonprofit and private sectors. To strengthen the capacity of local leaders, city governments and community-based organizations to address their most critical needs. To provide applied research, technical assistance, program development and policy analysis.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.tesu.edu/watson/institute/index.cfm

Address:
The John S. Watson Institute for Public Policy, Thomas Edison State University, 111 W. State St., Trenton NJ 08608, USA

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
USA
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): N/A Leader(s) (2020): N/A Leader(s) (2019): Merodie A. Hancock
Leader gender: Female

Social

Likes (2021)
John S. Watson Institute for Public Policy
 17,050
United States average
 86,723
Global average
 31,384
Twitter
Followers (2021)
John S. Watson Institute for Public Policy
 2,173
United States average
 46,918
Global average
 18,429

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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