Publications

  • April 14, 2015
  • Elizabeth Rosenberg
  • Congressional Testimony

Elizabeth Rosenberg before the House Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade

Senior Fellow Elizabeth Rosenberg testifies before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade on the national security implications of a new oil export policy.

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  • April 7, 2015
  • Kelley Sayler, Michael Horowitz, Paul Scharre
  • Other Resources

Autonomous Weapons at the UN: A Primer for Delegates

CNAS experts Paul Scharre, Michael Horowitz, and Kelley Sayler provide a pimer for UN delegates on autuomous weapons.

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  • April 7, 2015
  • Jason D. Ellis
  • Reports

Directed-Energy Weapons: Promise and Prospects

Visiting Senior Fellow Dr. Jason Ellis examines the value of directed energy weapons and makes a series of recommendations for how the U.S. can invest in a cost-effective and time-efficient manner to further mature this important technology.

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  • April 1, 2015
  • Elbridge Colby
  • Congressional Testimony

Elbridge Colby before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission

Robert M. Gates Fellow Elbridge Colby testified before the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on “China’s Offensive Missile Forces: Implications for the United States."

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  • March 30, 2015
  • Amy Chang, Ben FitzGerald, Van Jackson
  • Reports

Shades of Gray: Technology, Strategic Competition, and Stability in Maritime Asia

Amy Chang, Ben FitzGerald, and Van Jackson unpack how proliferating technologies are intersecting with strategic competition, coercive behaviors, and unclear norms to exacerbate dangerous "gray zone" scenarios. They outline ways to "remove the fog" of technology and shore up stability in maritime Asia.

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  • March 24, 2015
  • Dafna Rand
  • Congressional Testimony

Dr. Dafna Rand before Senate Committee on Armed Services on U.S. Middle East Policy

Deputy Director of Studies Dr. Dafna Rand testified before the Senate Committee on Armed Services on U.S. Middle East Policy.

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  • March 19, 2015
  • Elizabeth Rosenberg
  • Congressional Testimony

Elizabeth Rosenberg before the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

Senior Fellow Elizabeth Rosenberg testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on the United States' Crude Export Policy.

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  • March 19, 2015
  • Michele Flournoy
  • Congressional Testimony

CEO Michèle Flournoy: Statement to Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

CEO Michèle Flournoy submitted a Congressional Statement to the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources discussing United States Crude Export Policy.

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  • March 16, 2015
  • Michael Horowitz, Paul Scharre
  • Working Papers

Meaningful Human Control in Weapon Systems: A Primer

Dr. Michael Horowitz and Paul Scharre assess statements made by those advocating for meaningful human control and studied the use of weapons today, which have varying degrees of autonomy.

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  • March 11, 2015
  • Alexander Sullivan, Patrick M. Cronin
  • Reports

Preserving the Rules: Countering Coercion in Maritime Asia

"A combination of active engagement, cost imposition, denial, and offset strategies can best help shape the future order of the Asia-Pacific region."

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