International Development Think Tanks

The rankings for the top international development think tanks below and the top think tanks in sub-Saharan Africa on this site are taken from the Think Tank Index (temporarily off-line) published in Foreign Policy magazine (January/February 2009; see full report) by Dr James McGann (contact details below*).

Top International Development Think Tanks
Think Tank
Brookings Institution (Media)
Overseas Development Institute (Media)
Council on Foreign Relations (Media)
Rand Corporation (Media)
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Media)

Top think tanks in sub-Saharan Africa

More top think tanks... (temporarily off-line)

James G. McGann, Ph.D.
Assistant Director
International Relations Program
Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program
University of Pennsylvania
635 Williams Hall
255 S. 36th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6304
Main Office: 215 898-0452
Direct Line: 215 746-2928
Mobile: 215 206-1799
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