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  • Commentary: April 29, 2016

    Valdai Discussion Club publishes What Makes Great Power War Possible coauthored by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • Commentary: April 27, 2016

    Domestic Preparedness publishes "Bending the Cost Curve through Better Design" by David Kaufman, vice president and director of CNA Safety and Security

  • Commentary: April 25, 2016

    UNC Environmental Finance Center’s Environmental Finance Blog posts "Costs, Benefits, or Function – What Really Drives Water Reuse?" by CNA analyst Lars Hanson

  • Commentary: April 19, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "Russia's Shipbuilders Struggle with New Construction" by CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • Commentary: April 8, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts an excerpt from The Cipher Brief article, "Impact of the Economic Crisis," on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • Commentary: April 8, 2016

    The Cipher Brief publishes "Impact of the Economic Crisis" by CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

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