Sunday, October 18, 2015

Friday's Miscellany 10-16-2015

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Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

American Enterprise Institute

Amnesty International

Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI)

Atlantic Council
·         Afghanistan and US Security 

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Baker Institute for Public Policy
·         Economic Turmoil in Latin America 

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies

Brennan Center for Justice
·         The Reverse Mass Incarceration Act 


Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
·         Complexities of Global Protests 

Center for Global Development

Center for Security Studies (CSS)
·         Russian Analytical Digest (RAD), 15 October 2015/No. 173: Russia and Regime Security 

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         PacNet #68 - China’s Xiangshan Forum: A Balancing Act for the PLA 
·         PacNet #69 -- The Security Outlook in the Asia Pacific: Uncertain 
·         Performance-Based Logistics 

Centre for European Reform (CER)

Chatham House

College of Europe

Combating Terrorism Center (CTC)

Congress. Senate. John McCain

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
·         The Shanghai Cooperation Organization  
Credit Suisse
·         Global Wealth Report 2015 

Defense Science Board

Department of Defense (DOD)

Department of State

Dutch Safety Board

East-West Center

Economic Research Forum (ERF)

EU Institute for Security Studies
·         Getting Africa Right 

European Council on Foreign Relations 

European Parliament Think Tank

European Policy Centre (EPC)
·         A Common Refugee Integration Fund 

Feinstein International Center

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

Foundation for International Development Study and Research (FERDI)


German Development Institute

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Defense Additive Manufacturing: DOD Needs to Systematically Track Department-wide 3D Printing Efforts. GAO-16-56 
·         Department of Energy: Transactions Involving USEC Inc. Since 1998. GAO-15-730 
·         DOD Financial Management: Additional Efforts Needed to Improve Audit Readiness of Navy Military Pay and Other Related Activities. GAO-15-658 
·         Intelligent Transportation Systems: Vehicle-to-Infrastructure Technologies Expected to Offer Benefits, but Deployment Challenges Exist. GAO-15-775 
·         Sole Source Contracting: Defining and Tracking Bridge Contracts Would Help Agencies Manage Their Use. GAO-16-15 

Henley Putnam University
·         Journal of Strategic Security, Fall 2015, v. 8, no. 3 
o    Developing a Better Understanding of the Personal Dimensions of Working at the Central Intelligence Agency
o    Before and Beyond Anticipatory Intelligence: Assessing the Potential for Crowdsourcing and Intelligence Studies
o    Critical Infrastructure Protection: Maintenance is National Security
o    Sample Size of One: Operational Qualitative Analysis in the Classroom
o    How to Keep our Youth away from IS: The Need for Narrative Analysis and Strategy
o    Intelligence Sesquicentennial: Testament of Bleeding War
o    Social Media and U.S. Intelligence Agencies: Just Trending or a Real Tool to Engage and Educate?
o    Choosing an SAT with SAnTA: A Recommender System for Informal Workplace Learning
o    Cyberspace’s Dynamic Duo: Forging a Cybersecurity Public-Private Partnership
o    America’s Evolution of Women and Their Roles in the Intelligence Community
o    From WMD to WME: An Ever-Expanding Threat Spectrum
o    Human Aspects in Intelligence Education
o    Global Climate Change as a Threat to U.S. National Security
o    All Propaganda is Dangerous, but Some are More Dangerous than Others: George Orwell and the Use of Literature as Propaganda
o    Nexus between Intelligence Education and Intelligence Training: A South African Perspective

Heritage Foundation
·         Evidence-Based Policymaking 

Households in Conflict Network

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Security & Development Policy

Institute for Security Studies (ISS)
·         Peace and Security Council Report No 74 

Institute for the Study of War
·         Iraq Situation Report: October 6 - 15, 2015 
·         Russian Airstrikes in Syria
·         Russian Military Activity: October 8 - 14, 2015 

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)
·         The Perils of Counting Caste 

Instituto Affari Internazionali (IAI)
·         Burma Before the Elections 
·         China's New Silk Road Initiative 
·         The Outlook for Algeria 

International Centre for the Study of Radicalization

International Crisis Group
·         Algeria and Its Neighbours 

Kaspersky Lab
·         Rise and Impact of Digital Amnesia  
Konrad Adenauer Foundation (Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung)

Manhattan Institute

National Academies Press

National Institute for Defense Studies (NIDS)

National Security Archive

NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence

NATO Defense College
·         Rethinking Deterrence and Assurance [conference report] 

New America Foundation

Norwegian Peacebuidling Resource Centre
·         War in Yemen: The View from Iran 

Observer Research Foundation

Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency
·         Police System of Pakistan 

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center Global Attitudes & Trends

Polish Institute of International Affairs (PISM)

Political Economy Research Institute (PERI)

·         Enhancing U.S. Coast Guard Metrics 

Second Line of Defense

Small Wars Journal
·         Strategic Cyber Maneuver 

Stanley Foundation

Stimson Center

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)
·         The Army War College Review, August 2015, v. 1, no. 3 
o    Laws of Unintended Consequences: The Leahy Laws
o    The Islamic State: Terrorists or Millenarian Mass Movement?
o    The Flawed Strategic Discourse on Cyber Power
o    Moving to the City
o    The Rise of China and U.S. Strategy

United Kingdom, HM Treasury

UN Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

United Nations

White House

Wilson Center

World Bank
·         Ending Poverty in a Rising Africa