Leveraging a vast network of trans-disciplinary scholarship and community knowledge to inform critical policy issues.

Preparing students, scholars, community members, and policy makers for distinguished service and leadership in policy practice.

Undertaking meaningful public engagement with a wide range of stakeholders to advance effective policy solutions and practices.

Upholding a long-term investment in policy priorities that tackle social and economic disparities.

Established by the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis, the Maxine Clark and Bob Fox Policy Institute is a center for public policy engagement. Our mission is to advance social and economic justice by working collaboratively to connect evidence-based policy solutions to public awareness, practitioner training, and policy decision-making.