Policy on Independence and Integrity of Research

The Empire Center for Public Policy holds itself to rigorous standards of integrity, academic quality and credibility in our research. These standards are met through a thorough internal and peer review process.

Empire Center for Public Policy scholars conduct research that advances the mission of the organization and may, at times, run counter to the opinions and interests of those providing financial support to the Center. Financial support for the Empire Center for Public Policy comes from a variety sources, including foundations, corporations and individuals.

(Last updated: March 2018)


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The Empire Center is an independent, non-partisan, non-profit think tank located in Albany, New York. Our mission is to make New York a better place to live and work by promoting public policy reforms grounded in free-market principles, personal responsibility, and the ideals of effective and accountable government.

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