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
 38
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Murray Weidenbaum
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Gaetano Antinolfi
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Steven S. Smith
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Steven S. Smith
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy
 24
United States average
 37
Global average
 75
2019
Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy
 3
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
 43%

Social

Likes (2021)
Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy
 3,497
United States average
 86,720
Global average
 31,384
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy
 3,316
United States average
 46,914
Global average
 18,429

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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