Cost Effectiveness of 25 Most Cited Think Tanks
October 2006, CEPR
This paper analyzes the media citations, website traffic and budgets of the top 25 most-cited think tanks in 2005. It finds that the Center for Economic and Policy Research is the most cost-effective think tank with regard to media citations, as well as web traffic per budget dollar. The paper includes tables ranking each organization by media citations and website traffic.