Publications

  • August 7, 2014
  • Linda A. Sturgis
  • Reports

Port Recovery in the Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy: Improving Port Resiliency in the Era of Climate Change

U.S. Coast Guard Fellow Commander Linda Sturgis, along with Dr. Tiffany Smythe and Captain Andrew Tucci (USCG) examine how an effective private and public sector collaboration enabled a successful and timely port recovery.

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  • July 21, 2014
  • Richard Danzig
  • Reports

Surviving on a Diet of Poisoned Fruit: Reducing the National Security Risks of America’s Cyber Dependencies

"Surviving on a Diet of Poisoned Fruit: Reducing the National Security Risks of America’s Cyber Dependencies" by the Honorable Richard Danzig offers key insights about how to improve U.S. national security policymaking to address cyber insecurity. In the report, the author examines existing information technology security weaknesses and provides nine specific recommendations for the U.S. government and others to cope with these insecurities.

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  • July 16, 2014
  • Shawn Brimley
  • Congressional Testimony

Executive Vice President Shawn Brimley before House Armed Services Committee on UCLASS

Executive Vice President and Director of Studies Shawn Brimley testified before the House Committee on Armed Services regarding the Unmanned Carrier-Launched Airborne Surveillance and Strike (UCLASS) Requirements Assessment.

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  • July 14, 2014
  • Elizabeth Rosenberg
  • Policy Briefs

Removing the Barriers: Prospects for Sanctions Relief Under a Final Nuclear Deal with Iran

In a policy brief on Iran sanctions, Elizabeth Rosenberg suggests that a successful nuclear deal will require incremental concessions by Iran on its nuclear program in exchange for incremental sanctions relief by the international community.

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  • June 19, 2014
  • Elizabeth Rosenberg
  • Congressional Testimony

Elizabeth Rosenberg before Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources

Elizabeth Rosenberg, senior fellow and director of the Energy, Environment and Security program, testifies before the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

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  • June 10, 2014
  • Reports

The Contest for Regional Leadership in the New Middle East

In addition to the historic political change occurring within the major states of the Middle East, there is a transformative process underway remaking the dynamics among the states of the region.

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  • June 9, 2014
  • Jacob Stokes, Julie Smith
  • Reports

Strategy and Statecraft: An Agenda for the United States in an Era of Compounding Complexity

Strategy and Statecraft Program Director Julianne Smith and Bacevich Fellow Jacob Stokes analyze the current foreign policy landscape and lay out an agenda for solving the biggest challenges facing U.S. global strategy.

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  • June 5, 2014
  • Ben Fitzgerald, Kelley Sayler
  • Reports

Creative Disruption: Technology, Strategy, and the Future of the Global Defense Industry

Technology and National Security Program Director Ben FitzGerald and Research Associate Kelley Sayler highlight the "growing disconnect" between Defense Department (DOD) needs and what the existing business climate and acquisition strategy and structures are able to provide.

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  • May 21, 2014
  • Paul Scharre
  • Reports

Robotics on the Battlefield - Part I: Range, Persistence and Daring

20YY Warfare Iniative Director Paul Scharre examines key enablers and obstacles for achieving advantages and concludes with recommendations for actions in Robotics on the Battlefield – Part I: Range, Persistence and Daring.

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  • May 21, 2014
  • Ely Ratner
  • Policy Briefs

A Summer Calendar for Advancing U.S. Policy toward the South China Sea

Asia-Pacific Security Deputy Director Dr. Ely Ratner authors the agenda “A Summer Calendar for U.S. Policy toward the South China Sea,” detailing specific actions the United States should take in the coming months to breathe new life into U.S. policy and enhance U.S. economic and security interests in Asia.

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