The Brookings Institution, often simply called Brookings, is an American research group founded in 1916. Located on Think Tank Row in Washington, D.C., the organization conducts research and education in the social sciences, primarily in economics , metropolitan policy, governance, foreign policy, global economy, and economic 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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Brookings Institution has hosted 658 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1985 Forum. The year with the most events was 2011 with 32 events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2009 with an average of 1,467 views per video. Most appearances with Michael E. O'Hanlon (93), Strobe Talbott (52), Thomas E. Mann (40). Most common tags: U.S. Economy, Foreign Policy, Russian Federation.