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Political Science

Political Science is the study of policies, processes, behavior, and institutions, which have an effect on society, and components of society.

Statistics and Data for Political Science

Think Tanks


Think Tank Search (Harvard Kennedy School) has combined a directory of U.S. and international think tanks with a customized Google search 0f 250+ think tank web sites.

Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (International Relations Program, UPenn), is a site examines the role, history, and purpose of think tanks including research about think tanks.  Data is broken down by region, issues, trends, etc.

Global Think Tank Watch is a searchable database of policy research and analysis.