Foreign Countries Sure Are Donating a Lot to America's Think Tanks

Matthew Phelan · 09/16/14 03:10PM

If this New York Times website is to be believed, foreign governments have found the generous funding of U.S. policy institutes to be a handy way of covertly lobbying in Washington. But: Could multimillion-dollar donations, sometimes with explicit contractual stipulations, actually sway these great thinkers?