Think tank

Manhattan Institute

MI

New York City, NY, United States

The Manhattan Institute for Policy Research is a think tank whose mission is to develop and disseminate new ideas that foster greater economic choice and individual responsibility. The Institute serves as a leading voice of free-market ideas, shaping political culture since their founding in 1977. Ideas that have changed the United States and its urban areas for the better—welfare reform, tort reform, proactive policing, and supply-side tax policies, among others—are the heart of MI’s legacy. While continuing with what is tried and true, they are constantly developing new ways of advancing their message in the battle of ideas.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.manhattan-institute.org/

Address:
52 Vanderbilt Avenue New York, NY 10017

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1977
Age (years)
Manhattan Institute
 44
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Antony Fisher | William J. Casey
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Reihan Salam
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Lawrence Mone
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2017
Manhattan Institute
 105
United States average
 56
Global average
 161

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Manhattan Institute
 2,402
United States average
 145
Global average
 156

Social

Likes (2019)
Manhattan Institute
 62,455
United States average
 72,519
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2017)
Manhattan Institute
 47,792
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Manhattan Institute
 50,453
United States average
 35,047
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
Manhattan Institute
 47,102
Followers (2017)
Manhattan Institute
 40,100
Subscribers (2019)
Manhattan Institute
 6,190
United States average
 12,119
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2017)
Manhattan Institute
 2,900
Followers (2019)
Manhattan Institute
 2,416
United States average
 13,249
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
Manhattan Institute
 3,875
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: Observatoire des Think Tanks Directory, Organisation´s website
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