Monday, November 28, 2016

Friday's Miscellany 11-25-2017

38 North

Air University Press

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

Amnesty International

Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center (AFHSC)
·         Medical Surveillance Monthly Report, November 2016, v.23, no. 11
o    Excessive Vomiting in Pregnancy, Active Component Service Women, U.S. Armed Forces, 2005–2014
o    Importance of External Cause Coding for Injury Surveillance: Lessons from assessment of Overexertion Injuries Among U.S. Army Soldiers in 2014
o    Acetaminophen Overdoses, Active Component, U.S. Armed Forces, 2006–2015

Asia Foundation

Asian Development Bank

Atlantic Council

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB)

Berghof Conflict Research

·         11 Global Debates 
o    No. 1 - Are technology and globalization destined to drive up inequality?
o    No. 2 - Skills in the digital age—how should education systems evolve?
o    No. 3 - Sub-Saharan Africa: Land of promise or of peril?
o    No. 4 - Where are Latin American economies headed?
o    No. 5 - Can globalization be rescued from itself?
o    No. 6 - Are certain countries doomed to remain emerging?
o    No. 7 - GDP growth—is it “good-enough”? Or does it distort policy-making?
o    No. 8 - The U.S. and international trade: Why did things go sour?
o    No. 9 - Can the ambitions of the Paris Climate Agreement be met?
o    No. 10 - Cities—Is better access key to sustainability?
o    No. 11 The international monetary system—Is it fit for purpose? 

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

CATO Institute
·         Privatizing U.S. Airports

Center for Global Development

Center for Long-term Cybersecurity

Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA)

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Center on Global Energy Policy

Centre for European Reform

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Chatham House

Council on Foreign Relations
·         Issue Guide: Fidel Castro

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)

Department of Homeland Security
·         OIG 17-11 - Better Safeguards Are Needed in USCIS Green Card Issuance

Department of State

Egmont Institute

European Policy Centre (EPC)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

French Institute of International Relations (Institut Français des Relations Internationales)

Geneva Centre for Security Policy

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Commercial Space: FAA Should Examine How to Appropriately Regulate Space Support Vehicles. GAO-17-100
·         Commercial Space Launch Insurance: Views Differ on Need for Change to Insurance Approach but Clarification Is Needed. GAO-17-88  
·         Navy Ship Maintenance: Action Needed to Maximize New Contracting Strategy's Potential Benefits. GAO-17-54
·         Veterans Health Care: Improvements Needed in Operationalizing Strategic Goals and Objectives. GAO-17-50

Heritage Foundation

Human Rights Campaign (HRC) & Trans People of Color Coalition (TPOCC)

Human Rights Watch
Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)
·         CPEC: Corridor of Discontent

Institute for Security & Development Policy

Institute for Security Studies
·         The EU-China-Africa Triangle

Institute for the Study of War 
·         Afghanistan Partial Threat Assessment: November 22, 2016
·         The Campaign for Mosul: November 16-21, 2016

Institute of International Affairs  (Instituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

International Crisis Group

Kennedy Center for International Studies
·         Journal of International Organization Studies, 2016, v. 7, no. 2
o    NATO Burden Sharing: A New Research Design
o    Success after Stalemate? Persistence, Reiteration, and Windows of Opportunity in Multilateral Negotiations
o    Regional Intergovernmental Organizations, Globalization, and Economic Development
o    Separation amidst Integration: The Redefining Influence of the European Union on Secessionist Party Policy

Landmine & Cluster Munition Monitor
·         Landmine Monitor 2016

Lowy Institute for International Relations

Migration Policy Institute

National Academies Press

National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)
o    Volume 1: Research Overview
o    Volume 2: Assessment Process Manual
o    Volume 3: Coding and Marking Guidelines

National Institute for South China Sea Studies

National Security Archive

NATO Defense College

NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence

Peace Research Institute Oslo

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy


Reserve Forces Policy Board (RFPB)

Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)
·         The 2016 UK PONI Papers

Small Arms Survey

Small Wars Journal

South African Institute of International Affairs

Stanley Foundation

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)
·         Military Expenditure Database [expanded coverage - now covers 1949-2016]

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)
·         Should We Let the Bomb Spread?

Thomas M. Cooley Law School
·         Homeland & National Security Law Review, Fall 2016, v. 5,  no. 1
o    Where the Cyber Things Are
o    First Steps in Resolving the Prevention Paradox: Adding Command Responsibility to the Uniform Code of Military Justice to Make “Never Again” a Reality
o    As Support Materializes: An Examination of Contemporary Policy in the Prosecution Under the Material Support Statutes During the Current Wave of Terrorism

United Kingdom Parliament, House of Commons Defense Committee
·         Restoring the Fleet: Naval Procurement and the National Shipbuilding Strategy
o    HTML
o    PDF 
·         UK Military Operations in Syria and Iraq
o    HTML 
o    PDF 

US District Court for the District of Columbia

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         Narratives of Reform in the UAE
·         Prospects for Reform in Kuwait

White House

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars