Think tank

Takshashila Institution

Bangalore, India

The Takshashila Institution—an independent, non-partisan, non-profit organisation—contributes towards building the intellectual foundations of an India that has global interests. It aims to establish itself as one of the most credible voices in India’s public policy discourse, known for its unambiguous pursuit of the national interest, through consistent high-quality policy advisories.

Contact details

Website:
http://takshashila.org.in/

Address:
The Takshashila Institution,23 Anna Street, Taramani, Chennai 600 113

Country:
India

Sub-region:
Southern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Chennai,India
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Founded by
Founders: Nitin Pai, V Anantha-Nageswaran
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Nitin Pai
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Nitin Pai
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Nitin Pai
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Takshashila Institution
 19
India average
 68
Global average
 121
2016
Takshashila Institution
 28
% Female staff
2019
Takshashila Institution
 10%
India average
 36%
Global average
 43%
% Female researchers
2019
Takshashila Institution
 10%
India average
 32%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Takshashila Institution
 56
India average
 429
Global average
 160

Social

Likes (2021)
Takshashila Institution
 10,609
India average
 24,887
Global average
 31,384
Likes (2019)
Takshashila Institution
 13,871
Likes (2016)
Takshashila Institution
 11,242
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Takshashila Institution
 9,966
India average
 13,235
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Takshashila Institution
 6,529
Followers (2017)
Takshashila Institution
 3,729
Subscribers (2021)
Takshashila Institution
 1,850
India average
 7,233
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Takshashila Institution
 804
Subscribers (2016)
Takshashila Institution
 309
Followers (2019)
Takshashila Institution
 581
India average
 2,717
Global average
 8,272
Followers (2019)
Takshashila Institution
 3,361
India average
 10,334
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 22/02/2020
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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