Sunday, January 20, 2019

Friday's Miscellany 01-18-2019

38 North

Advisory Panel on Streamlining and Codifying Acquisition Regulations
o    v. 1 
o    v. 2
o    v. 3

Africa Center for Strategic Studies

Army Center of Military History
·         Army History Magazine, Winter 2019, no. 110
o    The Center of Military History Army Staff Rides: Innovative Doctrine, Topics, and Techniques for the Twenty-First Century
o    The Other Siege: Developing and Conducting a Staff Ride for Yorktown, 1862
o    Staff Riding in the Twenty-First Century: A Need for Pedagogical Change?
o    Non-Traditional Staff Rides at West Point
o    Virtual Staff Rides: Their Benefits and Methodology
o    Army Emblem Takes Shape

Army University Press

Army War College
·         Parameters, August 2018, no. 48, no. 3
o    Policy Revolt: Army Opposition to the Korea Withdrawal Plan
o    The Walter Reed Scandal and the All-Volunteer Force
o    Fighting and Learning in the Great War: Four Lessons in Coalition Warfare
o    India-US Relations: From Distant Partners to an Alliance
o    Toward a Whole-of-Government Approach: Revamping Peru's Strategy Process
o    Reclaiming Clausewitz's Theory of Victory
o    A Clausewitzian Response to "Hyperwarfare"

Atlantic Council

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA)

Blair Institute for Global Change

Brookings Institute


Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

CATO Institute
·         Do Immigrants Import Terrorism?

Center for a New American Security (CNAS)

Center for Global Development
·         Gendered Language

Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM)

Center for Migration Studies (CMS)
o    Data Tools

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations
·         Are the Dutch Going Green?

Combating Terrorism Center (CTC)
·         CTC Sentinel, January 2018, v. 12, no. 1
o    The Hardline Stream of Global Jihad: Revisiting the Ideological Origin of the Islamic State
o    A View from the CT Foxhole: Rebecca Weiner, Assistant Commissioner for Intelligence Analysis, NYPD, and Meghann Teubner, Director of Counterterrorism Intelligence Analysis, NYPD
o    The Evolution of Extreme-Right Terrorism and Efforts to Counter It in the United Kingdom
o    Iranian Resources and Shi`a Militant Cohesion: Insights from the Khazali Papers
o    Does al-Qa`ida’s Increasing Media Outreach Signal Revitalization?

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)

Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)
·         2019 Military Power Video

Department of Defense
·         2019 Missile Defense Review

Department of Health & Human Services Inspector General
·         OEI-BL-18-00511 - Separated Children Placed in Office of Refugee Resettlement Care

Economic Research Forum

Elliot School of International Affairs
·         International Affairs Review, Winter 2019, v. 27, no. 1
o    Development and Implications of the European Deterrence Initiative
o    Role of U.N. Peacekeepers in Donbas Conflict Resolution
o    Effectiveness of U.N. Peacekeeping Operations in Combating Organized Crime
o    Venezuela and ExxonMobil Oil Discovery in Guyana
o    An Interview with Adam Isacson
o    How Democracies Die by Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt

Elliot School of International Affairs - Central Asia Program

European Policy Centre (EPC)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

Foundation for Defense of Democracies

Foundation for International Development Study and Research (FERDI)

German Council on Foreign Relations (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik e. V.)

German Institute for International and Security Affairs (GIISA)

German Marshall Fund of the United States

Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Climate Change: Activities of Selected Agencies to Address Potential Impact on Global Migration GAO-19-166
·         Defense Management: DOD Needs to Implement Statutory Requirements and Identify Resources for Its Cross-Functional Reform Teams GAO-19-165
·         Drug Control: DOD Should Improve Its Oversight of the National Guard Counterdrug Program GAO-19-27
·         Military and Veteran Support: Detailed Inventory of Federal Programs to Help Servicemembers Achieve Civilian Employment GAO-19-97R
·         Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act: TSA Generally Addressed Requirements, but Could Improve Reporting on Security-Related Technology GAO-19-96

Hedayah International Center of Excellence for Countering Violent Extremism

Heritage Foundation

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA)
·         Military Workforce Mix

Institute for National Security Studies (INSS - Israel)

Institute for Security Studies

Institute for the Study of War
·         Russia in Review: December 12, 2018 - January 16, 2019

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Crisis Group

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
·         Public Debt Through the Ages

Italian Institute for International Political Studies

James Martin  Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS)

Jamestown Foundation
·         China Brief, January  18, 2019, v. 19, no. 2
o    Successful Lunar Landing Demonstrates Continuing PRC Advancements in Space
o    Emerging EU Policies Take a Harder Look at Chinese Investments
o    China’s “New” Academy of Military Science: A Revolution in Theoretical Affairs?
o    Examining Belt and Road “Debt Trap” Controversies in the Philippines
o    Assessing the Future of Chinese Sea Power:    Insights from the “Marine Science and Technology Award”

Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS)
·         Joint Pub 3-02, Amphibious Operations, 04 January 2019

Marine Corps University Press
·         Marine Corps University Journal, Fall 2018, v. 9. no. 2
o    What Do We Mean by Great Power or Superpower?: An Introduction to Concepts and Terms
o    Great Power Competition in the Age of Islam: Contemporary Lessons from the Ottoman–Safavid Rivalry
o    The British Superpower, Irregular Warfare, and Military Honor
o    Lithuania under the Soviet Occupation, 1940–41: Observations and Operations by the United States
o    Evaluating Russian Strategy in Its Near Abroad: A Comparison of the Conflicts in Georgia and Ukraine
o    Superpower Hybrid Warfare in Syria
o    The Challenge of the Sole Superpower in the Postmodern World Order
o    Cyberspace as a Domain of Operations: What Is NATO’s Vision and Strategy?
o    Toward a European Defense System: How the European Union Should Improve Its Planning and Conduct Capacity for the Prevention and Management of Crises
o    Pushing the Limits of Range: Long-range Amphibious Operations
o    Cities and the Sea: The Urban Role in Maritime Security

Migration Policy Institute (MPI)

Observer Research Foundation

Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI)

Pew Research Center Internet & Technology
Pew Research Center Social & Demographic Trends

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Society

Policy Exchange

Polish Institute of International Affairs


Small Wars Journal

South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Watson Institute

Wilson Center

World Bank