The Bucknell Institute for Public Policy (BIPP) supports social science research both on and off Bucknell's campus. BIPP provides a space for contemporary public policy discussion, student-faculty research and an academic home for students who wish to study public policy.
In an interdisciplinary and cross-departmental framework, Bucknell faculty and students focus on policy areas including:
- The economy
- Domestic and international politics
- The environment
- Civil society
The institute supports student and faculty research and provides service to the local community through educational outreach.