Monday, March 16, 2015

Friday's Miscellany 03-13-2015

38 North

Al Jazeera

American Enterprise Institute (AEI)

American Security Project (ASP)

Amnesty International

Arthur D. Simons Center
·         IAS-004 (March 2015) Economics in Counterinsurgency Operations 

ASUA Institute of Land Warfare

Atlantic Council

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Banyan Analytics



Center for a New American Security (CNAS)

Center For Global Development

Center for International Maritime Security (CIMSEC)

Center for International Policy

Center for Naval Analyses

Center for Policy Analysis & Research

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         Egypt in the Region 
·         Korea Chair Monitor, February 26 - March 11, 2015, v. 3, no.  5 
·         PacNet #16 - China’s AIIB Challenges 

Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA)

Centre for Economics and Foreign Policy Studies

Centre for European Policy Studies

Centre for European Reform (CER)

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Congress. Senate. Armed Services Committee
·         Marine Corps Ground Modernization 

Congress. Senate. Foreign Relations Committee

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
·         What Are Economic Sanctions? 

Department of the Navy/ US Coast Guard/US Marine Corps
·         Factsheet 

Department of State

East Asia Institute

East West Institute

Egmont Institute
·         Who is leading the European Union? 

EU Institute for Security Studies
·         Arctic Matters: In from the Cold? 
·         Asia: Disasters as Opportunities? 
·         EUFOR RCA: Tough Start, Smooth End 

European Leadership Network

European Policy Centre (EPC)

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
·         FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, March 2015 
o    Emergency Medical Response in Active-Threat Situations: Training Standards for Law Enforcement
o    Parental Kidnapping: Using Social Media to Assist in Apprehending Suspects and Recovering Victims
o    Hard Truths: Law Enforcement and Race
o    Overestimating Yourself

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

Foundation for International Development Study and Research (FERDI)


Geneva Centre for Security Policy

German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Defense Acquisitions: Assessments of Selected Weapon Programs. GAO-15-342SP 
·         Egypt: U.S. Government Should Examine Options for Using Unobligated Funds and Evaluating Security Assistance Programs. GAO-15-259 
·         Government Publishing Office: Production of Secure Credentials for the Department of State and U.S. Customs and Border Protection. GAO-15-326R 
·         Public Safety Communications: Preliminary Information on FirstNet's Efforts to Establish a Nationwide Broadband Network. GAO-15-380T [testimony] 

Heritage Foundation

Homeland Defense and Security Information Analysis Center (HDIAC)
·         HDIAC Journal, March 2015, v. 1, no. 3 
o    WMD: Countering WMD (CWMD) Threats—Critical Step in Emergency Preparedness Against WMD
o    CBRN Defense: U.S. Homeland CBRN Emergency Preparedness Enterprise—a Retrospective Review
o    Biometrics: Applications of Biometrics for Immigration Management and Enforcement
o    Alternative Energy: The Electric Microgrid— An Economically-Viable Architecture for Energy Surety and Renewable Integration

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
·         Africa Watch, March 12, 2015 
o    Will Change of Government in Lesotho End Political Crisis?
o    Opting Out: Tanzanian Constitutional Referendum Boycott

Institute of Development Studies

Institute for Security & Development Policy

Institute for Security Studies

Institute for the Study of War
·         Control of Terrain in Iraq
o    March 12, 2015 
o    March 8, 2015 
·         Iraq Situation Report
o    March 12-13, 2015 
o    March 10-11, 2015 
o    March 9, 2015 
·         Syria Situation Report: March 2-10, 2015 
·         Ukraine Crisis Update: March 12, 2015 

International Crisis Group

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
·         How Inclusive Is Abenomics? 

International Rescue Committee [and others]

Konrad Adenauer Stiftung

Korea Institute for National Unification

Migration Policy Institute

National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)

National Institute for Defense Studies (NIDS)
·         2014 China Security Report 

National Security Archive

Naval War College
·         Global Shipping Game: Game Report 

Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre

Observer Research Foundation

Overseas Development Institute

Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy


Reporters Without Borders
·         World Press Freedom 2015 

Royal United Service Institute (RUSI)

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
·         Brazil-China Relations 

Secret Service

Small Wars Journal
·         Mexican Cartels as Vicious Firms 

Stimson Center
·         Japan’s Global Diplomacy 

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)
·         The Army War College Review, 2015, v. 1, no.1 
o    Learning Trust: A Leadership Lesson
o    Conflict Prevention: A Cautionary Analysis
o    On Theory: War and Warfare Reconsidered
o    RAF Enhanced: Civil-Military Engagement Teams
o    Thinking about Strategic Landpower
·         Carlisle Compendia of Collaborative Research 
o    RAF and Mission Command
o    RAF Movement and Maneuver Warfighting Function
o    RAF and Intelligence Warfighting Function
o    RAF and Fires Warfighting Function
o    RAF and Sustainment Warfighting Function
o    RAF and Protection Warfighting Function
o    RAF and SOF Integration
o    RAF and JTF Capable HQs
o    RAF and Authorities

Thomas M. Cooley Law School
·         Homeland & National Security Law Review, Winter 2015, v. 3 no. 1
·         Behavioral Economics and Free Market Solutions: The Case of Airline Security
·         Jacson's Zone of Twilight:  How the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act is Adjudicated in Front of the Federal Courts

Transnational Institute (TNI)

UN Human Rights Office


US-China Economic and Security Review Commission
·         March 2015 Trade Bulletin 

US Institute of Peace (USIP)
·         Political Parties in Afghanistan 

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         Turkey's Kurdish Path 

White House

Wilson Center

World Bank

World Public