Think tank

Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies

JCPES

Washington D.C., United States

JCPES's mission is to inform and illuminate the nation's public policy debates through research, analysis, and information dissemination in order to improve the socio-economic status of black Americans and other minorities, expand their effective participation in the political and public policy arenas, and promote communication and relationships across racial and ethnic lines to strengthen the nation's pluralistic society. For over three decades, JCPES has documented and analyzed the political and economic status of blacks and other minority populations. Research and analyses address critical issues in four key areas: (1) political participation; (2) economic advancement; (3) social policy, including a special interest in health policy; and (4) international affairs. Beyond this research, JCPES programs focus on intergroup relations in the United States, business relationships, and collaborations among minority groups.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.jointcenter.org

Address:
633 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC 20004

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
USA
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1970
Age (years)
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 51
United States average
 38
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Dr. Kenneth B. Clark | Louis E. Martin
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Spencer Overton
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Speder Zsolt
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Speder Zsolt
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 9
United States average
 37
Global average
 75
2019
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 6
2017
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 9
% Female staff
2021
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 1%
United States average
 1%
Global average
 0%
2019
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 67%
% Female researchers
2019
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 50%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2021)
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 2,863
United States average
 86,720
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 2,702
Likes (2017)
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 2,503
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 6,112
United States average
 46,914
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 5,208
Followers (2018)
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 4,852
Subscribers (2021)
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 0
United States average
 15,378
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2017)
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 0
Followers (2019)
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
 1,552
United States average
 8,453
Global average
 6,628

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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