Monday, January 11, 2016

Friday's Miscellany 01-08-2016

Air University Press

American Enterprise Institute

American Petroleum Institute
·         2016 State of American Energy 

Anti-Defamation League (ADL)

Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC)
·         Medical Surveillance Monthly Report, December 2015, v.22, no. 12 
o    Follow-up analysis of the incidence of acute respiratory infections among enlisted service members during their first year of military service before and after the 2011 resumption of adenovirus vaccination of basic trainees
o    Diagnoses of low back pain, active component, U.S. Armed Forces, 2010–2014
o    Brief report: Incidence of diagnoses using ICD-9 codes specifying chronic pain (not neoplasm related) in the primary diagnostic position, active component, U.S. Armed Forces, 2007–2014
o    Deployment-related conditions of special surveillance interest

Army Combined Arms Center
·         Military Review, January-February 2016, v. 96, no. 1 
o    The Future of War: How Globalization is Changing the Security Paradigm
o    Comments by Russian President Vladimir Putin to the UN General Assembly
o    The Value of Science Is in the Foresight
o    Getting Gerasimov Right
o    The Future of Warfare against Islamic Jihadism
o    Jordanian Society’s Responses to Syrian Refugees
o    Criminal Networks in Venezuela: Their Impact on Hemispheric Security
o    The Army, Engagement, and America’s Pacific Century
o    The Rise of Leftist Populism—A Challenge to Democracy?
o    Action Research: A Systematic Approach to the Social Component of the Human Dimension
o    Winning the Fight on Sexual Assault in our Army: Starting in Basic Combat Training
o    Lessons from Yusufiyah: From Black Hearts to Moral Education
o    Military Operations in Megacities: A Linguistic Perspective
o    Base Nation and America Invades

Arthur D. Simons Center
·         IAS-005 (January 2016) Foreign Aid and Party Institutionalization in Sub-Saharan Africa 

Asian Development Bank

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Barcelona Centre for International Affairs

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
·         Cost of Reprocessing in China 

Brookings Institution

Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

CATO Institute

Center for Security Studies (CSS)

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         New Perspectives in Foreign Policy, Winter 2016, no.  9 
o    Marikana and ANC Regeneration: The Final Straw?
o    Cracks in the Ice: Russia’s Strategic Posturing in the Arctic
o    Violence, Corruption, and Impunity in Central America’s Northern Triangle
o    Europe’s Fading Legacy in the Western Balkans
o    Japan’s Proactive Pacifism in Action: Supporting International Law and Stability in the South China Sea
·         PacNet #3 - China's “Undeterred” Strategy on the South China Sea: A “Challenge” for the US 
·         PacNet #2 - The Trans-Pacific Partnership: A Trade Agreement of Inclusion, not Containment 
·         PacNet #1 - Strengthening Myanmar’s Biosecurity Capabilities 

Centre for Economics and Foreign Policy Studies

Centre for International Governance Innovation

Chatham House

Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations

Congress. House. Armed Services Committee

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

Congress. House. Oversight & Government Reform Committee

Congress. House. Science, Space and Technology Committee

Congress. Senate. Commerce, Science & Transportation Committee

Congress. Senate. John McCain
·         America's Most Wasted 

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)
·         2016 Outlook for Navy Shipbuilding 
·         Infographics
o    Revenues in2015 

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
·         What's Driving Saudi Actions? 

Danish Institute for International Studies

Department of Defense (DOD)
·         DoD Instruction 1300.27, Guidance on the Use of Service Dogs by Service Members, January 7, 2016 
·         DoD Information Quality Guidelines 
·         Department of Defense Quarterly Suicide Report, Calendar Year 2015 3rd Quarter 

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Department of State

Department of the Army
·         Intelligence Support to Urban Operations, TC2-91.4, December 2015 

Department of the Navy

European Parliament

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
·         FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, January 2016 
o    Building Regional Police Collaboration: A Different Perspective Based on Lessons Learned
o    Suicide Risk in Older Adults: A Growing Challenge for Law Enforcement
o    Digital Forensic Examination: A Case Study
o    Leading At-Risk Employees: Law Enforcement and the Addiction Crisis

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (GIISA)

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         DOD And VA Health Care: Actions Needed to Help Ensure Appropriate Medication Continuation and Prescribing Practices. GAO-16-158 
·         Federal Acquisitions: Use of 'Other Transaction' Agreements Limited and Mostly for Research and Development Activities. GAO-16-209 
·         TSA Acquisitions: Opportunities Exist to Enhance Efficiency of Screening Technology Test and Evaluation. GAO-16-322T [testimony] 

Heritage Foundation

Homeland Security Studies and Analysis Institute (HSSAI)

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)

Institute for International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute for Science and International Security
·         North Korea's 2016 Nuclear Test  

Institute for Security Studies (ISS)
·         Peace and Security Council Report No. 76 

Institute for the Study of War
·         Iraq Situation Report: December 22,  2015 - January 6, 2015 
·         Russia Security Update: December 22, 2015 - January 5, 2016 
·         Russian Airstrikes in Syria: December 28, 2015 - January 7, 2016 

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Crisis Group
·         Burkina Faso: Transition, Act II 

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Jamestown Foundation
·         Terrorism Monitor, January 7, 2016, v. 14, no. 1  
o    Unrest in Northern Afghanistan heralds regional threats
o    Al-Shabaab recruitment from Kenyan Universities alarms officials
o    Ireland’s foreign fighters

Joint Special Operations University (JSOU)

Konrad Adenauer Foundation (Konrad Adenauer Stiftung)

·         McAfee Labs Threats Report: November 2015 

Middle East Political Science

Migration Policy Institute

National Institute for Defense Studies (NIDS)

NATO Defense College

Nautilus Institute

Naval War College
·         Naval War College Review, Winter 2016, v. 69, no. 1 
o    America's Security Role in the South China Sea
o    President's Forum - Rear Admiral P. Gardner Howe III, U.S. Navy
o    The Evolution of Interstate Security Crisis-Management Theory and Practice in China
o    Russian A2/AD in the Eastern Mediterranean: A Growing Risk
o    The U.S. Merchant Marine: Back to the Future?
o    Systems of Denial: Strategic Resistance to Military Innovation
o    Undersea Lawfare: Can the U.S. Navy Fall Victim to This Asymmetric Warfare Threat?

New America Foundation

Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre
·         Cuba: Change and Continuity 

Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency

Polish Institute of International Affairs (PISM)

Political Economy Research Institute (PERI)

Program on Extremism at George Washington University

Project on Managing the Atom

RAND Corporation

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Small Wars Journal
·         Man, Computer, and Special Warfare 

Strategic Studies Institute

Transnational Institute
·         Financialisation: A Primer 

United Kingdom Parliament. House of Lords, European Union Committee
·         EU Energy Governance 

United Nations. Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

U.S. Agency for International Development
·         Policy for Humanitarian Action 

United States-China Economic and Security Review Commission

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         The Next King of Saudi Arabia 

White House
·         FACT SHEET: New Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence and Make Our Communities Safer  [Jan 5, 2016]  
·         FACT SHEET: New Executive Actions to Reduce Gun Violence and Make Our Communities Safer [Jan 4, 2016]  

Wilson Center
·         Kennan Cable No.13: What Ukraine Can Learn from Other Countries’ Experiences with PTSD 

World Bank
·         2016 Global Economic Prospects