Monday, June 11, 2018

Friday's Miscellany 06-08-2018

38 North

Akin Gump

Al Jazeera Center for Studies

American Association for Justice

American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS)

Amnesty International

Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI)

Baker Institute for Public Policy
·         Gas Geoeconomics in Europe
·         Mayoral Homicides in Mexico

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies 
·         Gaza Can Wait
·         It’s Not the Economy, Stupid

Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs



Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

CATO Institute

Center for Security Studies (CSS)
·         Swiss Military Power Review

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         Australia and the United States
·         Feed the Future in Ghana
·         PacNet #39 - Rapid Denuclearization Made Economic Sense for Libya – and Could for North Korea, Too
·         PacNet #38 - Growing Uncertainty for Japanese Security Planners

Centre for European Reform (CER)

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations

College of Europe

Congress. House. Energy & Commerce Committee

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee

Congress. House. Oversight & Government Reform Committee

Congress. House. Science, Space, and Technology Committee
·         The Electric Grid of the Future

Congress. House. Transportation & Infrastructure Committee

Congress. Senate. Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee

Congress. Senate. Foreign Relations Committee

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Congress. Senate. Judiciary Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Department of Defense (DOD)
·         DoD Purchases from Foreign Entities (FY 2004 - FY 2016)

Department of Defense Inspector General (DODIG)
·         DODIG-2018-124 Development, Review, and Validation of the Philippines Operations Support Contract III Requirements
·         DODIG-2018-123 U.S. Special Operations Command Reporting of General Equipment on Its Financial Statements

Economic Research Forum (ERF)

Enough Project
European Leadership Network (ELN)

European Policy Centre

Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

French Institute of International and Strategic Affairs (Institut de Relations Internationales et Stratégiques)

Future Directions International

German Development Institute

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         GAO-18-238SP Navy Shipbuilding: Past Performance Provides Valuable Lessons for Future Investments
·         GAO-18-281 Veterans Choice Program: Improvements Needed to Address Access-Related Challenges as VA Plans Consolidation of its Community Care Program
·         GAO-18-321 F-35 Joint Strike Fighter: Development Is Nearly Complete, but Deficiencies Found in Testing Need to Be Resolved
·         GAO-18-250 Oil and Gas Wells: Bureau of Land Management Needs to Improve Its Data and Oversight of Its Potential
·         GAO-18-596T Waste Management: DOD Needs to Fully Assess the Health Risks of Burn Pits [testimony]

Heritage Foundation

Human Rights Watch

Institute for Economics & Peace
·         Global Peace Index 2018

Institute for Science and International Security

Institute for Security & Development Policy (ISDP)

Institute for Strategic, Political, Security and Economic Consultancy (ISPSW)
·         The End Is No Longer Nigh

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

International Crisis Group
·         Somalia and the Gulf Crisis

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
·         The U.S. Personal Saving Rate

Italian Institute for International Political Studies

Jamestown Foundation
·         China Brief, June 5, 2018, v. 18, no. 10
o    Living in the Day after Tiananmen: A Special China Brief Issue
o    The Human Rights Record of the CCP Under Xi Jinping
o    Rice Bunnies and Iron Rice Bowls: Women’s Rights and National Security in China
o    Cyber Sovereignty and the PRC’s Vision for Global Internet Governance
o    New Evidence for China's Political Re-Education Campaign in Xinjiang

Library of Congress Law Library

Lowy Institute for International Relations

Martens Centre for European Studies

National Security Archive
·         CyberWar Map  

NATO Defense College

New America Foundation

New World Wealth

Norwegian Institute for International Affairs (NUPI)

Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI)
·         ICD 122 - Services of Common Concern

Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)
·         Still No Inflation Puzzle

Pew Research Center Internet & Technology

Polish Institute of International Affairs

PONARS Eurasia

·         The Russian Challenge

Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
·         Counter Terrorist Trends and Analysis, June 2018, v. 10, no. 6
o    The Post - IS Global Threat Landscape
o    The Terrorist Threat in Indonesia: From Jemaah Islamiyah to ‘Islamic State’
o    Jamaah Ansharud Daulah and the Terrorist Threat in Indonesia
o    Returning Foreign Terrorist Fighters: A Catalyst for Recidivism Among Disengaged Terrorists
o    Terrorist Threat to the 2018 World Cup in Russia

Santa Clara University Law School
·         Santa Clara Law Review, 2018, 58, no. 1
o    Broadband Privacy
o    Empathy Leads to Death: Why Empathy is an Adversary of Capital Defendants
o    China's New Cybersecurity Law and U.S-China Cybersecurity Issues
o    The Immigrant Visa: The "Reason to Believe" Provision Under the INA in the Context of Consular Processing
o    The New Frontier of Environmental Preservation: The Antiquities Act

Small Wars Journal
·         AFPAK Hands: A Call for Change

Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR)
·         SIGAR-18-53-SP  Fact Sheet: USAID's Stability in Key Areas Program - Southern Region

Stimson Center

Swiss Re Institute

Third Way

Transnational Institute (TNI)
·         Expanding the Fortress

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse  (TRAC)

Union of Concerned Scientists

United Kingdom Parliament

United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF)

US Institute of Peace (USIP)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy 

World Economic Forum