American Enterprise Institute

American think tank

Philanthropy Roundtable Releases Special Report on Think Tanks

True Diversity Advocates Respond to Supreme Court Affirmative Action Decisions

On Father’s Day, Helping Dads Make a Difference

Givers, Doers and Thinkers Webinar: Elizabeth McGuigan Addresses the Charitable Tax Deduction

Ian Rowe: Embrace Agency, Not Victimhood

Leaders Discuss Future of Conservative Movement

Rowe Offers Pathway to Opportunity for Children in “Agency”

True Diversity: How Organizations are Prioritizing People Over Politics

Opportunity Playbook Provides Guide for Charitable Givers on High-Impact Nonprofits

Philanthropy’s Role in Ukraine and Other Foreign Policy Crises

Great Hearts Offers Classical Education Model in Virtual Academies

Nonprofit Takes “One Small Step” in Fight Against Polarization

How Philanthropy Can Complement Biden’s Unity Agenda

What Ever Happened to U.S. History 101?

Anonymous DAF Giving is Hardly Controversial

New Philanthropy Roundtable Policy Brief: Flawed Study Makes Erroneous Claims about DAFs

Robert Woodson: Lifting Black Communities Through American Values

Five Insights About Donors of Color

Philanthropy Roundtable's Debi Ghate Featured in The Economist

Philanthropy Roundtable CEO Elise Westhoff Featured in The Wall Street Journal's Weekend Interview

What Does the Research Say About Reopening Schools?

Donor-Advised Funds Are Supporting Charities in Time of Need

Donor-Advised Funds are the Fastest Growing Option in Charitable Giving

Changing the Narrative About Veterans

The 1776 Commission: A Brief Guide for the Perplexed

10 Exceptional Women in Philanthropy



How Dan Searle protected his donor intent with a mission statement

How spend-down can work for ideological giving: the John M. Olin Foundation

Safeguarding your donor intent is worth the effort

No Evidence Family Foundations Claim Higher Expenses

No Evidence Family Foundations Claim Higher Expenses

No Evidence Family Foundations Claim Higher Expenses

The Insider’s Guide to Spend Down

Fixing Child Protection

A Federalist Solution

The Great Distance-Learning Experiment

Protecting Your Legacy

The Exchange

Private Givers Can Open Up the Iron Triangle That Stultifies Vets Policy

Spending Down

Interview with Sean Fieler

Some People Love to Call Names

Remarks on Healthcare Choice and Competition at AEI

A Lot to Learn

Spring 2012 - Editor's Introduction

The Philanthropy behind James Q. Wilson


Opening Up the University

Spring 2018 - Supporting Better Choices

SOS: Stopping Opioid Slaughter

Fall 2017 - Settling for Stasis

Don't Forget Rural Schools

Damaging Solutions in Search of a Problem

Spring 2017 - Interview with Paul Haaga

Rethinking Disability

Briefly Noted

Fall 2016 - Briefly Noted

The Educators

Interview with Carrie and John Morgridge

The Art of Public-Policy Philanthropy: The Battle of Ideas

Fall 2015 - Interview with Bruce Kovner

Madisonian, and Not Going to Take It Any More!

Donors Who Come to the Aid of Their Country

Changing of the Guard

Don't Surrender the Academy

Champion Givers

Suing for Reform

Briefly Noted


Winter 2014 - Briefly Noted

Lessons in Citizenship

Spring 2013 - Books in Brief

Spring 2013 - Getting What We Pay For

Where Boys Flounder

Summer 2016 - President's Note

A Gateway to Peace and Prosperity

Interpreting the Founder's Vision