Getting Higher and Higher: the Analytical Center in Global Go-To Think Tank

4 february 2016

For the third consecutive year, activities of the Analytical Center for the Government of the Russian Federation have been distinguished by experts of the Pennsylvania University, USA, who prepare Global Go To Think Tank, an annual rating of global “think tanks”, by analysing activities of such profile organisations worldwide.

Following 2015, the Analytical Center strengthened its positions among the best “think tanks” in the Central and Eastern Europe (50 out of 88) and was included in the list of best centers in the Best Government Affiliated Think Tanks category (66 out of 69).

In 2015, Russian peers in the rating included the Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO), the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), the Centre for Economic and Financial Research (CEFIR), the Centre for Fiscal Policy (CFP) and some other expert institutes.

As we informed, in the same rating issued following 2014, the Analytical Centre became the 46th out of 55 best “think tanks” in the Central and Eastern Europe and was the 15th out of 80 organizations in the Think Tanks to Watch category, which awarded “think tanks” for excellent achievements in researches for the past 2 years.

Full version of the rating is available at the website of the Pennsylvania University.