James McGann

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James McGann
Personal details
Alma mater University of Pennsylvania 
Website Gotothinktank.com

Dr. James G. McGann is a member of the academic support staff at the University of Pennsylvania, a Senior Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute and founder/director of the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (TTCSP). Most notable for his extensive work on public policy research organization, he is a frequent adviser to numerous governments and international organizations worldwide.[1]

Publications[edit]

  • Competition for Dollars, Scholars and Influence In The Public Policy Research Industry (University Press of America, 1995)
  • Ideas and Influence: Think Tanks, Politics and Public Policy, (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2003)
  • Think Tanks and the Power of the Purse, (Foreign Policy Research Institute, 1997)

See also[edit]

Recent Publications:

Fifth Estate: Think Tanks and Domestic and Foreign Policy in the US (Forthcoming University of Pennsylvania Press 2015)

How Think Tanks Shape Social Development Policies (University of Pennsylvania Press 2014) http://www.upenn.edu/pennpress/book/15244.html

2013 Global Go To Think Tank (AKA Think Tank Rankings) http://repository.upenn.edu/think_tanks/8/ 2012 Global Go To Think Tank Index (AKA Think Tank Rankings) http://repository.upenn.edu/think_tanks/7/ 2011 Global Go To Think Tank Index (AKA Think Tank Rankings) http://repository.upenn.edu/think_tanks/6/ Global Think Tanks, Policy Networks and Governance (Routledge 2010) http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415779791/ Democratization and Market Reform in Developing and Transitional Countries Think Tanks as Catalysts (Routledge 2010) http://www.routledge.com/books/Democratization-and-Market-Reform-in-Developing-and-Transitional-Countries-isbn9780415547383 Catalysts for Growth and Development: The Role of Think Tanks in Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa (CIPE 2009) http://www.cipe.org/bookstore Comparative Think Tanks, Politics and Public Policy (Edward Elgar 2005) http://www.e-elgar.co.uk/Bookentry_Main.lasso?id=2756

References[edit]

  1. ^ McGann, James. "James McGann". Foreign Policy Research Institute.