American Enterprise Institute (AEI)

This well-known think tank "is dedicated to preserving and strengthening the foundations of freedom-limited government, private enterprise, vital cultural and political institutions, and a strong foreign policy and national defense-through scholarly research, open debate, and publications." They have some 50 resident scholars, and some 100 affiliated scholars at universities. At this site, they offer a weekly "What's New" section on topical issues, their monthly newsletter, their annual report (which details their studies in various areas), and biographies of their scholars. To find out more about their work, see the "Research Highlights," and "Current Commentary." There is also information on their magazine "The American Enterprise," a catalog of their many books, and information on the organization.