Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy


Plenty of infos and research material, with good updating rate and focusing on a wide range of topics. Records are annotated, well-classified and presented in different formats.


The website is managed by a group of scholars working at Columbia University


Featuring rich data with well-annotated records, this content is clearly organized under several categories, with retrievable working papers and related abstracts

Information density

A wide set of records are available: quarterly newsletters, press releases, announcements, director's letters, as well as activity calendar and teaching infos. Also available are working papers, articles drawn from Political Analysis journal and the center's annual reports

Content Pertinence to Political Science

The center's research programs cover a wide range of political science themes: historical social sciences, environmental policy studies, wealth and inequality, decision studies, emergent organizations

Updating Rate

This website provides a great updating rate, especially for those sections devoted to news and upcoming events