Sunday, January 21, 2018

Friday's Miscellany 01-19-2018

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Advanced Energy Economy Institute (AEE Institute)

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

American Enterprise Institute

Anti-Defamation League

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies
·         The Trump Peace Plan

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
·         Addressing Global Nuclear Risks [speech]

Bipartisan Policy Center



Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

CATO Institute

Center for Global Development

Center for Naval Analyses (CNA)

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         PacNet #6 - Why Did Japan Keep Assisting NEC?
·         PacNet #7 - Worrying Indicators in Japan – and Elsewhere – About Democracy

Centre for European Reform (CER)

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Chatham House

Chicago Council on Global Affairs

Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations

Congress. House. Armed Services Committee

Congress. House. Energy & Commerce Committee

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

Congress. House. Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence
·         Transcripts of Interviews of Glenn Simpson

Congress. Senate. Commerce, Science, Transportation Committee

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee

Congress. Senate. Judiciary Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Department of Defense
·         Government Shutdown January 2018 What You Need to Know

Department of Homeland Security
·         OIG -18-37 DHS Implementation of Executive Order #13769 “Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States”(January 27, 2017)

Department of the Air Force

Department of the Army
·         TRADOC Pamphlet 525-8-6 The U.S. Army Concept for Cyberspace and Electronic Warfare Operations 2025-2040

Department of the Navy
·         2018 Marine Aviation Plan

European Leadership Network (ELN)

European Parliament
·         EU Framework for FDI Screening

European Policy Centre

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
·         FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, January 2018
o    Mindfulness and Officer Health, Job Performance, and Well-Being
o    Policies and Practices
o    Importance of Listening Skills

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

German Development Institute

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Commercial Space Launch Insurance: FAA Needs to Fully Address Mandated Requirements GAO-18-57
·         Disaster Recovery: Additional Actions Would Improve Data Quality and Timeliness of FEMA's Public Assistance Appeals Processing GAO-18-143
·         Offshore Seismic Surveys: Additional Guidance Needed to Help Ensure Timely Reviews GAO-18-342T [Testimony]

Homeland Defense & Security Information Analysis Center (HDIAC)
·         HDIAC Journal, January 2018, v. 4, no. 4  
o    Algal Biofuel Industry Resilience in a Low-Priced Crude Oil Environment
o    Liquid Fuel Supply: Rethinking Energy Resilience in the Wake of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria
o    4-D Printing: Potential Applications of 3-D Printed Active Composite Materials
o    Assault Ladders & the Open-Architechture Composite Structures Used to Improve Them
o    Combat Casualty Care: Aerosol-Based Drug Delivery to the Brain
o    Reimagining the Warfighter Exoskeleto

Hoover Institute
·         Strategika, January 2018, issue 47
o    The State of U.S. Naval Readiness

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
·         Africa Watch: January 18, 2017  
o    Constitutional Reform in Gabon: Advancing or Repressing Democracy?
o    Large-Scale Protests Persist in Togo

Institute for Security Studies

Institute for the Study of War (ISW)
·         Syria Situation Report: December 14, 2017 - January 10, 2018

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

Information Technology & Innovation Foundation (ITIF)

International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR)

International Crisis Group

International Panel on Fissile Materials

Italian Institute for International Political Studies

Lookout/Electronic Frontier Foundation

Migration Policy Institute

Minority Rights Group

National Academies Press

National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)

National Defense University Press
·         Joint Force Quarterly (JFQ),  88 (1st Quarter,  January 2018)
o    The Future Is Plural: Multiple Futures for Tomorrow's Joint Force
o    Multidomain Battle: Time for a Campaign of Joint Experimentation
o    The Power of Partnership: Security Cooperation and Globally Integrated Logistics
o    Surfing the Chaos: Warfighting in a Contested Cyberspace Environment
o    The Bureaucratization of the U.S. Military Decisionmaking Process
o    Women, Regardless: Understanding Gender Bias in U.S. Military Integration
o    Multidomain Battle: Converging Concepts Toward a Joint Solution
o    A 21st-Century Military Doctrine for America
o    The Need for an Innovative Joint Psychological Warfare Force Structure
o    Geographic Component Network Analysis: A Methodology for Deliberately Targeting a Hybrid Adversary
o    Joint Integrated Air and Missile Defense: Simplifying an Increasingly Complex Problem
o    Achieving Secrecy and Surprise in a Ubiquitous ISR Environment
o    Implementing Guidance for Security Cooperation: Overcoming Obstacles to U.S. Africa Command’s Efforts
o    Scipio Africanus and the Second Punic War: Joint Lessons for Center of Gravity Analysis
o    A COG Concept for Winning More Than Just Battles
o    Department of Defense Terminology Program
o    Born Multinational: Capability Solutions for Joint, Multinational, and Coalition Operations

National Institute for Defense Studies (NIDS)

Naval War College Press

Notre Europe - Institut Jacques Delors

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Observer Research Foundation

Office of Personnel Management (OPM)
·         Shutdown Furlough Guidance


Oxford Research Group

Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI)

Pew Research Center Social & Demographic Trends

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy

Polish Institute of International Affairs

PONARS Eurasia

Potomac Institute for Policy Studies


S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Small Wars Journal

Sudd Institute

Transnational Institute
·         State of Power 2018

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse   

US Citizenship & Immigration Services

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

World Bank

World Economic Forum
·         Global Risks Report 2018

World Resources Institute
·         Aqueduct Water Risk Atlas