CSIS Ranked #1 Security & International Affairs Think Tank by UPenn Global Think Tank Report for 2nd Consecutive Year

WASHINGTON, January 22, 2013 – The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) is pleased to have been ranked the world’s top security and international affairs think tank in the University of Pennsylvania Global Think Tank Report for the second consecutive year.

The report is produced by the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program at the University of Pennsylvania. The 2012 rankings were announced January 21, 2012 and mark the sixth edition of this annual study.

According to the 2012 report, all 6,603 think tanks in the world were evaluated. The full 2012 rankings can be found by visiting http://www.gotothinktank.com/.

For more information about CSIS and CSIS experts please contact aschwartz@csis.org or call (202) 775-3242.

The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) is a bipartisan, nonprofit organization founded in 1962 and headquartered in Washington, D.C. It seeks to advance global security and prosperity by providing strategic insights and policy solutions to decisionmakers.