About Us

Who We Are

Oakland Institute is an independent policy think tank, bringing fresh ideas and bold action to the most pressing social, economic, and environmental issues of our time.

     

Our Mission

Our mission is to increase public participation and promote fair debate on critical social, economic and environmental issues in both national and international forums.

Our Impact

We have a reputation for meticulous research and analysis. Our work is referenced by policymakers, academics, and the media. Many of our campaigns have resulted in international policy changes.