Monday, August 28, 2017

Friday's Miscellany 08-25-2017

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Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)

Air University Press

Al Jazeera Centre for Studies

American Enterprise Institute

Amnesty International

Australia Parliament

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies
·         Beware Media Fear-Mongering

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Bipartisan Policy Center
·         2017 Debt Limit Analysis

British American Security Information Council (BASIC)

·         Export Monitor 2017
·         Who is Out of the Labor Force?


Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

CATO Institute

Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS)

Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA)

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         PacNet #60 - Myanmar’s Military Holds Key to Further Reform
·         PacNet #59 - Trump’s Negotiation from Strength
·         PacNet #58 - North Korea: Defining Red Lines

Center for the Study of Intelligence
·         Studies in Intelligence, June 2017, v. 61, no. 2
o    The Psychology of Leaking and Espionage in the Digital Age
o    The Psychology of Espionage
o    The Office of Naval Intelligence in World War I: Diverse Threats, Divergent Responses
o    Cold War Spy Fiction in Russian Popular Culture: From Suspicion to Acceptance via Seventeen Moments of Spring

Centre for International Governance Innovation

Chatham House

Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Conference of Defence Associations Institute
Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Copenhagen Business School Maritime Initiative

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)
·         Russian Hybrid Warfare


Department of Defense (DOD)

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)
·         DODIG-2017-111 Evaluation of the European Reassurance Initiative (ERI)

East-West Center

Energy Information Administration (EIA)
·         Oman Country Analysis Brief - August 2017

Federal Voting Assistance Program

Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)

Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD)

German Development Institute

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Conflict Minerals: Information on Artisanal Mined Gold and Efforts to Encourage Responsible Sourcing in the Democratic Republic of the Congo GAO-17-733
·         Foreign Military Sales: DOD Needs to Improve Its Use of Performance Information to Manage the Program GAO-17-703
·         Navy Readiness: Actions Needed to Maintain Viable Surge Sealift and Combat Logistics Fleets GAO-17-503

Heritage Foundation

Households in Conflict Network

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
·         Africa Watch, August 24, 2017
o    African Urbanization: Demography, Not Economics
o    Kenya’s 2017 Elections

Institute for Science and International Security

Institute for the Study of War
·         Iraq’s Lessons for Transition in Afghanistan - Originally Published November 15, 2010
·         Syria Situation Report: August 8 - 23, 2017

Institute of International Relations

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

Joint Special Operations University (JSOU)
·         Special Operations Theory

Lexington Institute

Migration Policy Institute  (MPI)

Modern War Institute (MWI)

National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)
·         Overview: Terrorism in 2016

National Infrastructure Advisory Council (NIAC)

National Institute of Justice (NIJ)

Nautilus Institute

Oxfam Policy & Practice

Pak Institute for Peace Studies (PIPS)
·         Pakistan Security Report 2016

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center

Polish Institute of International Affairs


S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Small Wars Journal
·         Evolution of the Sniper Rifle
·         Fire, Maneuver - and Fire Chat

Third Way
·         America’s Marijuana Evolution

Transatlantic Academy

UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA)

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

White House

Wilson Center

World Bank

World Economic Forum