The NYU Rudin Center for Transportation explores challenges in transportation and infrastructure. The Center draws upon faculty and graduate students to conduct research on cities and mobility, information technology in transportation and access to mass transit.
Heartland Forward, an institute for economic renewal, is a nonpartisan, nonprofit “think and do tank” focused on improving economic performance in the center of the United States. Heartland Forward is based in Bentonville, Arkansas, but our work focuses on the entire Heartland region.
Morrison Institute for Public Policy is a statewide leader in examining critical issues for Arizona and the region, and is a catalyst for public dialogue. The Institute's main mission is to encourage public discussion; using high-quality, current research and historical understanding to create an informed Arizona citizenry. An Arizona State University resource, Morrison Institute uses nonpartisan research, analysis and public outreach to help improve the state's quality of life.
Corporation for a Skilled Workforce is a national nonprofit that partners with government, business, and community leaders to support the creation of good jobs and the highly skilled workers to fill them. We help communities innovate so that they can compete. We help businesses cultivate talent so that they can grow. And we help people learn so that they can find good jobs—or create their own. For more than 20 years, we have been an effective catalyst for change. We identify opportunities for innovation in work and learning and provoke transformation in policy and practice.
The Center for Development and Strategy is a non-partisan, student-run think tank focused on delivering rigorous research on development strategy. CDS is international and has members spread throughout the United States, Canada, and United Kingdom. It was founded at the State University of New York at Buffalo in Buffalo, NY.
The University of Maine's Advanced Structures and Composites Center evaluates materials and structures - from nano- to full-scale - and is dedicated to the development of novel advanced composite materials and technologies. The UMaine Composites Center is a 100,000 square foot, $100 million dollar interdisciplinary research center, home to the longest structural testing floor in the United States.
The Brookings Institution is a nonprofit public policy organization based in Washington, DC. Our mission is to conduct high-quality, independent research and, based on that research, to provide innovative, practical recommendations that advance three broad goals: strengthen American democracy; foster the economic and social welfare, security and opportunity of all Americans; and secure a more open, safe, prosperous and cooperative international system.
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