Sunday, January 7, 2018

Friday's Miscellany 01-05-2018

38 North

Air Force Research Institute (AFRI)
·         Is Cyber Deterrence Possible?

Air Power Development Centre, Royal Australian Air Force

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

Army University Press
·         Military Review, January-February 2018,v. 98, no. 1
o    Geoeconomics
o    Human Terrain System is Dead, Long Live … What? Building and Sustaining Military Cul­tural Competence in the Aftermath of the Human Terrain System
o    The Neglected Role of Brideprice in Catalyzing Instability and Violent Conflict
o    The Pagonis Effect: A Doctrinal Future for the Support Area Command Post
o    Prospective Strategy for Baltic Defense: The Russian Public and War Termination in the Baltic States
o    Fixing Army Doctrine: A Network Approach
o    An Alliance Divided? Five Factors That Could Fracture NATO
o    Readiness and Interoperability in Operation Atlantic Resolve
o    The Army’s Role in the Future Pacific Theater
o    Why Alaska and the Arctic are Critical to the National Security of the United States
o    Cyber is the New Air: Domain Superiority in the Megacity
o    Specialist Five James C. McCloughan - Medal of Honor Recipient

Asan Institute for Policy Studies

Baker Institute for Public Policy
·         Trump's Disdain for Science

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies

Booz Allen Hamilton

Brennan Center for Justice


Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

CATO Institute

Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM)

Center for Security Policy

Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS)
·         Global Development Monitor 2017
·         PacNet #1 - President Trump’s National Security Strategy: Implications for the U.S.-Philippines Alliance

Center for the Study of the Drones
·         Drone Year in Review: 2017

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Clingendael Netherlands Institute of International Relations

Congress. House. Armed Services Committee

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations
·         Global Monetary Policy Tracker

Danish Institute for International Studies (Dansk Institut for Internationale Studier)
·         Armed Groups Are Here to Stay

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)
·         DODIG-2018-058 Progress of U.S. and Coalition Efforts to Train, Advise, and Assist the Afghan Air Force

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
·         OIG-18- 34 DHS' Implementation of the DATA Act

Department of State

East West Center

Financial Action Task Force (FATF)
·         Consolidated Assessment Ratings

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

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

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (GIISA)

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Offshore Seismic Surveys: Additional Guidance Needed to Help Ensure Timely Reviews GAO-18-60

Heritage Foundation
·         Federal Cyber Breaches in 2017

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)

Institute for National Strategic Studies (INSS)

Institute for Strategic, Political, Security and Economic Consultancy (ISPSW)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
·         Foreign Banks and Credit Dynamics in CESEE [Central, Eastern and Southeastern European]

Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)
·         Joint Pub 4-02, Joint Health Services, 11 December 2017

Marine Corps University Press
·         Marine Corps University Journal, Fall 2017, v. 8, no. 2
o    Congress and the Marine Corps: An Enduring Partnership
o    Winning the War and Winning the Peace: Reconciling Occupation Law and the Small Wars Manual
o    Applying Rapid Acquisition Policy Lessons for Defense Innovation
o    White Warships and Little Blue Men: The Looming “Short, Sharp War” in the East China Sea over the Senkakus
o    Insurgency and Counterinsurgency in the Twenty-first Century: No Longer Just an Academic Endeavor

Migration Policy Institute

·         DevOps for Federal Acquisition

National Academies Press

Notre Europe - Institut Jacques Delors

·         Space and U.S. Deterrence

Observer Research Foundation

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

Pew Research Center Internet & Technology

Polish Institute of International Affairs


S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
·         Counter Terrorist Trends and Analysis, January 2018, v. 10, no. 1   
o    Annual Threat Assessment
o    Global Threat Forecast
o    Southeast Asia
o    South Asia
o    China
o    ‘Islamic State’ after the Fall of Mosul and Raqqa

Small Wars Journal
·         Afghanistan, Continued

Spearhead Research

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute


US Institute of Peace (USIP)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy
·         Terrorists, Not Kharijites

World Bank
·         Bankers without Borders