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Economics: Working Papers

Think Tanks

What is a Think Tank?

Think tanks, policy institutes and research institutes are organizations that produce policy-oriented research on a range of topics including domestic and international economic issues. The research produced can help inform decisions about public policy. 

This list is just a sampling of a few international Think Tanks. For more organizations, check out the following links:

Economic Institutions and Research Centres

Key Working Papers Databases


What are working papers?

Working papers are pre-publication versions of scholarly works including articles, book chapters, reports or reviews. These would not be considered peer-reviewed, and only some working papers will continue on to formal publication. These are helpful for identifying recent and upcoming research in economics.  

Key Working Paper Resources

Additional Working Papers Resources