The Brookings Institution is an American think tank on Think Tank Row in Washington, D.C. One of Washington's oldest think tanks, Brookings conducts research and education in the social sciences, primarily in economics, metropolitan policy, governance, foreign policy, and global economy and development. Its stated mission is to "provide innovative and 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. Wikipedia*
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The Brookings Institution has 733 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1985, Austria in World Affairs. The year with the most videos was 2011 with 46 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 1,386 views per program. Most appearances with Michael E. O'Hanlon (56), Strobe Talbott (52), Thomas E. Mann (39). Most common tags: U.S. Economy, Foreign Policy, Terrorism.