Think tank

Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy

St. Louis, MO, United States

The Weidenbaum Center supports scholarly research, public affairs programs, and other activities in the fields of economics, government, and public policy. The center works closely with the Department of Economics, the Department of Political Science, and other academic units of the Washington University and serves as a bridge between scholarship and policymakers. The Weidenbaum Center supports research conducted by university faculty, sponsors scholarly workshops, and maintains a website to support these activities. Public affairs programs sponsored by the Weidenbaum Center Forum are usually recorded and made available online.

Contact details

Website:
http://wc.wustl.edu

Address:
Campus Box 1027 One Brookings Drive Washington University St. Louis, MO

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
USA
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1975
Age (years)
Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy
 46
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Murray Weidenbaum
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Steven S. Smith
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Steven S. Smith
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Steven Smith
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy
 3
United States average
 71
Global average
 120
2017
Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy
 24
% Female staff
2019
Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy
67% 
United States average
46% 
Global average
42% 

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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