2009 News & Information

  • News Release: December 30, 2009

    Luther Lau, formerly acting chief financial officer, treasurer and vice president, CNA Contracts and Financial Management, is named the company's chief financial officer, treasurer and senior vice president

  • From CNA Corporation: December 30, 2009

    Domestic Preparedness publishes the article "What Gets Measured Gets Done - the Long and Winding Road of Preparedness Measurement" by Tim Beres, vice president and director of CNA Safety and Security (subscription required)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 18, 2009

    Inside HigherEd cites CNA's Acting Vice President & Director of CNA Education, Robert Muller, in the article "Calling the 'Inertia Busters'"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 14, 2009
  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 1, 2009

    The New York Times’ "Room for Debate" features CNA Stability and Development research analyst, Gerald Meyerle, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 2009

    Parameters, the quarterly journal of the U.S. Army War College, publishes CNA Analyst Michael Gerson's article "Conventional Deterrence in the Second Nuclear Age"

  • From CNA Corporation: December 2009

    Parameters, the quarterly journal of the U.S. Army War College, publishes CNA Analyst Michael Gerson's article "Conventional Deterrence in the Second Nuclear Age"

  • From CNA Corporation: November 30, 2009

    CNA Resource Analysis releases its May 2009 report, Design Build Concurrency: Cost Implications, prepared for the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Management & Budget

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 23, 2009

    The Chosen Ilbo quotes CNA Strategic Studies' Ken Gause in the article "N. Koreans 'Worried Their Next Leader Will Be Worse'"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 20, 2009

    China Radio International airs comments by CNA's David Finkelstein in the first hour of its November 20 broadcast "Obama in Asia"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 20, 2009

    The New Republic quotes members of CNA's Military Advisory Board in the article "Global Warring"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 18, 2009

    CNN interviews CNA Vice President and Director of CNA China Studies David Finkelstein for the story, "In Today's Space Race, Watch Out for China"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 17, 2009

    CNA's Regional Educational Laboratory Appalachia to conduct study of Virginia's gifted education programs

  • From CNA Corporation: November 17, 2009

    CNA's Regional Educational Laboratory Appalachia to conduct study of Virginia's gifted education programs

  • News Release: November 13, 2009

    Project Management Institute's College of Performance Management establishes "Gary Christle Excellence in Leadership" award

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 13, 2009

    NationalJournal.com reports on remarks by CNA Military Advisory Board Member, VADM Dennis McGinn, USN (Ret.)

  • From CNA Corporation: November 11, 2009

    The essay "Climate and Energy the Dominant Challenges of the 21st Century" written by members of CNA's Military Advisory Board, appears in Freedom’s Challenge, the Atlantic Council's book celebrating the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 10, 2009
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 9, 2009

    Park Forest e-news reports that the 2010 National Defense Authorization Act, recently signed into law by President Obama, includes compensation provisions based on CNA's April 2009 study "Economic Impact on Caregivers of the Seriously Wounded, Ill and Injured"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 8, 2009

    Climate Science Watch reports on CNA's "Climate Change, State Resilience and Global Security Conference"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 7, 2009

    Asia Times quotes CNA Vice President and Director of CNA Strategic Studies, VADM Mike McDevitt (Ret) in the article "Passing the Buck on North Korea"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 5, 2009

    ClimateWire covers CNA Global Security Conference, quotes analysts Espach and Catarious (subscription required)

  • News Release: November 4, 2009

    CNA Hosts "Climate Change, State Resilience and Global Security Conference" bringing together security leaders from around the world to explore climate change-related issues facing the U.S., China, and Latin America

  • News Release: November 4, 2009

    Materials availability. Materials from CNA's "Climate Change, State Resilience and Global Security Conference are available online

  • Climate Change, State Resilience and Global Security Conference – November 4, 2009

    CNA Hosts "Climate Change, State Resilience and Global Security Conference" bringing together security leaders from around the world to explore climate change-related issues facing the U.S., China, and Latin America

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 3, 2009

    The New York Times cites the CNA study "Soldier Perspectives on Small Arms in Combat"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 2, 2009

    The Jakarta Post references CNA's climate report in the article "Climate Change is Also Defense and Security Problem"

  • From CNA Corporation: November 2009

    CNA Safety & Security releases the August 2009 whitepaper "Leveraging Exercise Programs in a New Fiscal Environment"

  • From CNA Corporation: November 2009

    CNA Operations and Tactics Analysis updates its Integrated Ship Database, the downloadable file that culls historical and current information from U.S. Navy and government sources on the Navy's fleet

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 31, 2009

    Stars and Stripes cites CNA analysts Anita Hattiangadi and Lauren Malone in the article "Sailors, Marines Missing Out On SBP Enrollment"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 29, 2009

    The Patriot-News interviews VADM Lee Gunn USN (Ret.), President of CNA's Institute for Public Research, for article "Target: Climate Change"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 29, 2009

    Park Forest e-news reports on federal legislation to provide support to families of severely disabled service members based on CNA's April 2009 study "Economic Impact on Caregivers of the Seriously Wounded, Ill and Injured"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 28, 2009

    Associated Press covers testimony by VADM Dennis McGinn USN (Ret.) before the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 27, 2009

    Colombia media — CARACOLTV, CANAL RCN, El Espectador (video), and El Espectador (print) — report on Impacts of Climate Change on Colombia’s National and Regional Security prepared by CNA Environment and Energy analysts Dr. David Catarious and Dr. Ralph Espach. View coverage by:

    CARACOLTV.com
    CANAL RCN
    El Espectador (video)
    El Espectador (print)

  • From CNA Corporation: October 26, 2009

    "UK in the USA" — the official website for the British Embassy in the United States — features VADM Dennis McGinn USN (Ret.), member of CNA's Military Board, discussing the threats posed to global security by climate change

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 25, 2009

    Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed cites CNA's climate report in remarks before the Observer Research Foundation in New Delhi

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 22, 2009
    The Missoulian

    runs a guest column by CNA Military Advisory Board member, VADM Denny McGinn USN (Ret.)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 21, 2009
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 21, 2009

    Inside Higher Ed reports on the study "Strengthening Community Colleges' Influence on Economic Mobility" prepared by CNA Education's Lou Jacobson and Christine Mokher and released by The Pew Charitable Trusts

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 20, 2009

    Bloomberg quotes David Finkelstein, Vice President and Director of CNA China Studies, for the article "China Moves to Project Air Power With Soviet Carrier Overhaul"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 16, 2009

    Montana Kaimin covers remarks by CNA Military Advisory Board member, VADM Dennis McGinn (Ret.), at the University of Montana

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 15, 2009

    Montana’s Missoulian interviews CNA Military Advisory Board member, Adm. John Nathman (Ret.), for the article "UM Launches Climate Change Degree Program"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 14, 2009

    Politico references the CNA report "National Security and the Threat of Climate Change"

  • News Release: October 13, 2009

    Dr. Paul E. Speer, formerly vice president and director of Research for CNA's Institute for Public Research (IPR), is named president of CNA's Center for Naval Analyses

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 10, 2009

    Al Jazeera interviews CNA Military Advisory Board member, VADM Dennis McGinn (Ret.), and MAB Executive Director, Sherri Goodman at the National Security, Energy, and Climate Forum hosted by CNA, Pew Charitable Trusts and the Military Officers Association of America

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 8, 2009

    USA Today quotes CNA analyst Kim Hall in the article "Warships ward off Somali pirates"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 3, 2009

    The Anchorage Daily News publishes CNA Military Advisory Board member VADM Dennis McGinn's (Ret.) op-ed "Alaska is Set to Lead in Alternative Energy"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 2, 2009

    Jane’s Defence Weekly interviews Vice President and Director of CNA China Studies, David Finkelstein for the article "Chinese Parade Demonstrates PLA’s On-going Transformation", with Finkelstein discussing the meaning and long-terms trends behind the military parade held in Beijing to celebrate the 60th Anniversary the founding of the People's Republic of China.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 2009

    US Military Cadet, Thomas Perkins, reports on his internship with CNA China Studies. View Article.

  • From CNA Corporation: October 2009

    Participants in the CNA-U.S. Army Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) workshops co-author the paper, "Civil Power in Irregular Conflict"

  • From CNA Corporation: October 2009

    The Journal of Strategic Studies publishes "Measures for Security in a Counterinsurgency" by CNA Center for Naval Analyses' Dr. Jonathan Schroden

  • From CNA Corporation: October 2009

    "Strengthening Community Colleges' Influence on Economic Mobility," prepared CNA Education's Lou Jacobson and Christine Mokher, is released by The Pew Charitable Trusts

  • From CNA Corporation: October 2009

    Drs. David Catarious and Ralph Espach, analysts with CNA Environment and Energy, author the report Impacts of Climate Change on Colombia’s National and Regional Security (click here for Spanish-language version)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 30, 2009
    President Obama announces intention to nominate Christine Fox, president of CNA’s Center for Naval Analyses, as Director of Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation, Department of Defense (View White House news release)
  • News Release: September 30, 2009

    The Centers for Disease Control awards CNA Health Research & Policy an 8½-year, $12.3M contract to conduct the Legacy for Children Longitudinal Follow-up Study

  • From CNA Corporation: September 29, 2009
    The Institute of Education Sciences' What Works Clearinghouse Releases Practice Guide: "Using Student Achievement Data to Support Instructional Decision Making" co-authored by CNA Education's Ellen Mandinach
  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 28, 2009
    Montana's Missoulan covers speech on energy and national security by CNA Distinguished Senior Fellow Adm. William Fallon (Ret.)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 21, 2009
    WIBC Indianapolis hosts CNA Military Advisory Board member VADM Dennis McGinn's (Ret.) in its broadcast "Energy Experts Debate Alternatives to Foreign Oil"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 20, 2009
    The Grand Forks Herald publishes guest opinion article by CNA Military Advisory Board member VADM Dennis McGinn (Ret.)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 20, 2009
    The St. Petersburg Times and Tampa.com publish CNA Military Advisory Board member VADM Dennis McGinn's (Ret.) article discussing the impact of climate change and energy use on national security
  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 17, 2009
    The Island Packet and Beufort Gazette report on presentation by CNA Military Advisory Board Member, Gen. Robert Magnus USMC (Ret.), on climate change, energy and national security
  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 11, 2009
    Tanker Operator quotes CNA's Kim Hall on piracy issues in the article "Piracy to increase"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 10, 2009
    NewScientist quotes CNA Military Advisory Board member, Vice Admiral Dennis McGinn, USN (Ret.)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 7, 2009
    The Washington Post interviews CNA Chief Operating Officer, Katherine McGrady, in its feature "New at the Top"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 3, 2009

    CNA's Lee Gunn discusses national security and climate change with Harvard Business blogger in "Why the Military is Going Green"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 1, 2009
    USF News reports on climate change forum featuring CNA Military Advisory Board member, Dennis McGinn
  • From CNA Corporation: September 2009

    The Institute of Education Sciences' What Works Clearinghouse Releases Practice Guide: "Using Student Achievement Data to Support Instructional Decision Making" co-authored by CNA Education's Ellen Mandinach

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 28, 2009
    The Washington Post quotes CNA China Analyst, Murray Scot Tanner, in the article "Law Targets Misuse of Security Force"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 28, 2009
    Military Advisory Board member VADM McGinn quoted in Tampa Tribune article "Climate change poses threat of war, USF forum will hear"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 25, 2009
    The Huffington Post publishes "Climate Change and Conflict," citing CNA's report climate report
  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 21, 2009
    CNA energy report subject of San Diego Union Tribune article "Group wants military energy offensive; retired generals, admirals back new technologies for security's sake"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 19, 2009
    The Japan Times references CNA's climate report in the article "A greater role in relief work for armed forces"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 17, 2009
    The New York Times cites CNA's climate report in the editorial "The Climate and National Security"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 12, 2009
    CNA's climate report is noted in the Washington Post opinion article "Climate Change & National Security: A Tough Sell"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 11, 2009
    National Public Radio's "On Point" interviews CNA Military Advisory Board member, Gen. Paul Kern, USA (Ret.)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 9, 2009
    The New York Times cites CNA's climate report in the front page article "Climate Change Seen as Threat to U.S. Security"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 9, 2009
    Reuters quotes CNA analyst, Kim Hall, in the article "Shippers fret over expected Somali piracy upsurge"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 5, 2009
    The St. Louis Post-Dispatch cites CNA's climate study in its editorial "Global warming threatens national security"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 2, 2009
    Alabama's Montgomery Advertiser features article on CNA's climate report
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 28, 2009
    LinkTV covers CNA's Energy report in episode 15 or its Earth Focus series
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 28, 2009
    WHRV, Hampton Roads Public Radio, interviews CNA Military Advisory Board member, Adm. John Nathman, USN (Ret.)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 27, 2009
    The Marine Corps Times interviews CNA analyst Anita Hattiangadi for the article "New GI Bill can play a role in re-up decisions" (subscription required)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 21, 2009
    Sen. John Kerry notes CNA's energy report in Senate Foreign Relations Committee remarks, published in the Boston Globe
  • From CNA Corporation: July 21, 2009
    CNA Safety and Security releases two reports "Understanding and Advancing Cross-Sector Collaboration in Homeland Security and Emergency Management" by David J. Kaufman and Jonathan Dake (forthcoming in the Journal of Emergency Management 2009/2010)
  • From CNA Corporation: July 21, 2009
    CNA Military Advisory Board member, Vice Admiral Dennis McGinn USN (Ret.), testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Hearing on "Climate Change and Global Security: Challenges, Threats, and Global Opportunities" (View Testimony)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 20, 2009
    The New York Times references CNA's report Powering America’s Defense: Energy and the Risks to National Security
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 19, 2009
    The Pittsburgh-Post Gazette cites the CNA Health Research and Policy study "Economic Impact on Caregivers of the Seriously Wounded, Ill and Injured."
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 19, 2009
    NPR's Weekend Edition interviews CNA's Ken Gause for the story "Kim Jong Il Reported Ill; Who Will Take His Place?"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 13, 2009
    Economist.com discusses CNA's 2007 report, National Security and the Threat of Climate Change in the article "Climate change could ignite wars in volatile regions"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 12, 2009
    The Straits Times quotes CNA's Dean Cheng in "China Tools Up for Space Race"
  • From CNA Corporation: July 8, 2009
    CNA Analyst David Catarious, Jr., PhD, briefs Marine Corps Executive Off-Site meeting attended by the 3- and 4-star leadership of the USMC. Click here to view presentation
  • From CNA Corporation: July 2009

    "A Wing and a Prayer" (IPR 120904 / April 2004) — a summary and analysis of the National Animal Health Laboratory Network's Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza exercise program by CNA's Joel Silverman, Ph.D. and Rosemary Speers, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: July 2009

    The Energy Conversation — The First Three Years, a compilation of highlights of the first 31 Energy Conversations

  • From CNA Corporation: July 2009
    Private Environmental Regimes in Developing Countries by CNA's Dr. Ralph Espach is published by Palgrave Macmillan
  • From CNA Corporation: July 2009
  • From CNA Corporation: July 2009
    CNA's Peter Perla receives the Military Operations Research Society's John K. Walker, Jr. Award for 2009 for his article "So a Wargamer and a Black Swan Walk into a Bar..." (Phalanx, Vol. 41, No. 4, Dec. 2008)
  • From CNA Corporation: July 2009
    China Currents (Vol. 8, No. 2, Spring 2009) publishes "Taiwan Strait Security Challenges" by research team leader for CNA China Studies, Al Willner
  • From CNA Corporation: July 2009
    Naval History Magazine (Vol. 23, No. 4, Aug. 2009) features the article "Complementary Keys to Naval Victory" by CNA China Studies' analyst Heidi Holz (pdf made available courtesy of Naval History Magazine)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 30, 2009
    Daily Kos comments on CNA's report National Security and the Threat of Climate Change
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 30, 2009
    Iowa Rep. Leonard Boswell cites CNA energy report in a statement published in the Knoxville Journal-Express
  • News Release: June 29, 2009

    CNA's Sherri Goodman is promoted from vice president to senior vice president, General Counsel and Board Secretary

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 28, 2009
    Santa Fe New Mexican references CNA energy report in the article "State Earns High Marks for Creating Green Jobs"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 18, 2009
    Atlantic interviews Dr. Michael Connell, Director of CNA Strategic Studies' Project Iran for the article "How Likely Is A Mousavi Presidency?"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 17, 2009
    Atlantic interviews Dr. Michael Connell, Director of CNA Strategic Studies' Project Iran for its article "Experts: Iranian Revolution Unlikely"
  • From CNA Corporation: June 15, 2009
    Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman John Kerry (D-MA) cites CNA's report National Security and the Threat of Climate Change in remarks at the New York City headquarters of the Council on Foreign Relations (view remarks) (download video)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 11, 2009
    ClimateWire quotes CNA research team leader Ron Filadelfo in the article "Navy planners ponder a looming ice-free Arctic" (subscription required)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 11, 2009
    Stars and Stripes cites CNA study in article "Sailors can apply points earned downrange toward promotions"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 10, 2009
    Inside Higher Ed cites studies co-authored by CNA education analyst Christine Mokher
  • From CNA Corporation: June 9, 2009

    A video on CNA's Military Advisory Board report, Powering America’s Defense: Energy and the Risks to National Security is available online

  • News Release: June 8, 2009

    Dr. Katherine A. W. McGrady, formerly CNA executive vice president and director of research, is named the company's first chief operating officer

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 5, 2009
    CNA's Military Advisory Board report on energy security generates comment on Tom Ricks's ForeignPolicy.com web log
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 5, 2009
    The Marine Corps Times cites CNA Health Research & Policy study Economic Impact on Caregivers of the Seriously Wounded, Ill, and Injured
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 2009
    Environment Conflict and Cooperation cites CNA report Powering America’s Defense: Energy and the Risks to National Security in its June Newsletter
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 2009
    Aerospace America cites CNA's climate report in the article, "Climate change and national security — parts of a whole", by VADM (Ret) Conrad C. Lautenbacher, Jr.
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 1, 2009
    CNA's Military Advisory Board reports on energy and climate security are noted in Aviation Week Aerospace Daily & Defense Report (subscription required)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 1, 2009
    The Navy Times discusses CNA's Military Advisory Board Report Powering America’s Defense: Energy and the Risks to National Security
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 31, 2009
    This Week in Defense News interviews CNA Military Advisory Board member, Adm. Nathman on the report Powering America’s Defense: Energy and the Risks to National Security
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 28, 2009
    OnEarth, an independent publication of the Natural Resources Defense Council, interviews CNA General Counsel Sherri Goodman
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 25, 2009
    The Las Vegas Sun lends editorial support to the findings of the MAB energy security report
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 20, 2009
    The Wall Street Journal discusses MAB report in its daily feature Environmental Capital
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 20, 2009
    ScrippsNews posts opinion column "Oil and Warfare Mix"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 19, 2009
    The New York Times reports on the CNA Military Advisory Board report in the article "Addressing the Military's Energy Inefficiency"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 19, 2009
    The Virginian-Pilot reports on the CNA Military Advisory Board's energy security report
  • News Release: May 18, 2009
    CNA's Military Advisory Board releases the report Powering America’s Defense: Energy and the Risks to National Security finding that fossil fuels and the national electrical grid threaten military, economic, and climate security
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 18, 2009
    NPR's All Things Considered - "Military Officers Tie Energy To National Security"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 18, 2009

    Associated Press — "Group Warns of Risk of Energy Dependence" (article also picked up by The Washington Post, Yahoo News, The Guardian UK, Tri-City Herald, The Los Angeles Times, Philadelphia Inquirer, Kansas City Star, Palm Beach Post, and others

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 18, 2009
    Reuters — "Pentagon says cutting energy use is big priority"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 18, 2009
    Voice of America — "Report: America's Oil Dependence Threatens National Security"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 18, 2009
    AFP — "US energy use a national security threat: study"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 18, 2009
    Alternet.com — "Armed Forces Community Takes Up Global Warming Cause: It's an Urgent Matter of National Security"
  • Event: May 18, 2009

    Release of the CNA Military Advisory Board's report Powering America’s Defense: Energy and the Risks to National Security. 10:00 - 11:45 AM, The Newseum, 8th Floor, 555 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20001

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 17, 2009
    BusinessWeek — U.S. Reliance on Oil an 'Urgent Threat'
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 17, 2009

    Dayton Daily News — "Panel: Military needs to focus on energy efficiency"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 14, 2009
    HS Today — "Wars Could Erupt Over Competition for Oil and Gas, Russia Warns"
  • News Release: May 13, 2009

    Media Advisory: CNA's Military Advisory Board to release Powering America’s Defense: Energy and the Risks to National Security on Monday, May 18, 10:00 a.m. at the Newseum Conference Center, Washington, DC

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 13, 2009
    Time.com quotes Director of CNA Strategic Studies, Rear Adm. Michael A. McDevitt, USN (Ret.), in the article, "China's Navy Grows, and the World Watches Warily"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 12, 2009
    InsideDefense cites remarks by CNA General Counsel, Sherri Goodman in the article "Military Eying Possible Climate-Adaptation Actions for QDR" (subscription required)
  • From CNA Corporation: May 5, 2009
    CNA General Counsel, Sherri Goodman, presents closing keynote address — Climate Change and Energy: 21st Century Challenges to National Security — before the National Defense Industrial Association’s Environment, Energy & Sustainability Symposium and Exhibition
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 4, 2009
    Congress Daily quotes CNA vice president and director of CNA China Studies, David Finkelstein in "China Watch — Straight Talk" (subscription required)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 4, 2009

    Defense News cites CNA's MV-22 Operational Assessment in the article "USMC to Study MV-22 Mission in Iraq" (subscription required)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 1, 2009
    NPR, in conjunction with Foreign Policy magazine, posts the article "The Rise of Kim Jong-Un" by Ken Gause, CNA senior analyst and director of its Foreign Leadership Studies Program
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 1, 2009
    GovernmentExecutive.com interviews Christine Fox, president of CNA’s Center for Naval Analyses
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 2009
    Diversity/Careers magazine features CNA project director, Dianne Thorpe, PhD
  • From CNA Corporation: May 2009
    Small Wars Journal publishes article by new CNA senior fellow, LTC James A. Gavrilis (USA, ret.), titled "A Model for Population-Centered Warfare: A Conceptual Framework for Analyzing and Understanding the Theory and Practice of Insurgency and Counterinsurgency"
  • From CNA Corporation: May 2009
    The NATO Defense College in Rome publishes Michael Gerson's chapter on nuclear deterrence in NATO and 21st Century Deterrence
  • From CNA Corporation: May 2009
  • From CNA Corporation: May 2009
    The Dragon Looks South: China and Southeast Asia in the New Century, (Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 2007) by CNA's Bronson Percival, is included in the Naval War College's book reviews
  • From CNA Corporation: May 2009

    Powering America’s Defense: Energy and the Risks to National Security — a CNA Military Advisory Board report finding that fossil fuels and the national electrical grid threaten military, economic, and climate security

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 25, 2009
    Inside Defense cites CNA Report in the article "Report Catalogs Many Problems with Armed Recon Helicopter Program"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 25, 2009
    Sen. John Warner cites CNA's Military Advisory Board in testimony before the House Energy and Commerce Committee
  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 23, 2009
    China Daily quotes CNA's David Finkelstein in "Sea change in thinking about China's navy"
  • News Release: April 20, 2009
    Vice Admiral (ret.) Kevin J. Cosgriff, former Commander of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command, and William Balderson, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Air Programs, have joined CNA as senior fellows
  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 20, 2009
    The Financial Times interviews CNA's David Finkelstein in "Navy chief enters smoother Chinese waters"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 20, 2009
    Washington Post Environmental Leadership supplement publishes "Climate Change Threatens National Security" an op-ed by CNA Military Advisory Board members, Gen. Wald, USAF (Ret.) and Vice Adm. McGinn (Ret.)
  • From CNA Corporation: April 19, 2009
    Conference report on "Iranian Negotiating Strategies" roundtable discussion organized by the Center for Strategic Studies' Foreign Leadership Studies Program
  • News Release: April 17, 2009
    Dr. Ellen B. Mandinach, senior project director at CNA and interim director of Regional Educational Laboratory Appalachia, has been chosen one of 44 Fellows of the American Educational Research Association (AERA)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 17, 2009
    Jane's interviews CNA General Counsel, Sherri Goodman, for the article "Climate of war: climate change and resource conflict"
  • From CNA Corporation: April 15, 2009
    Domestic Preparedness publishes"Funding & Capabilities: A New Look at DHS Grants" by vice president for CNA Safety and Security, Timothy Beres (view pdf)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 7, 2009

    Inside EPA.com notes policy role of CNA General Counsel, Sherri Goodman, in the article "DOD Environmental Staff Eye Potential Program Changes Under Obama"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 6, 2009

    McClatchy News interviews CNA director of foreign-leadership studies, Kenneth Gause, for its article "N. Korea's Kim misses big celebration, may be seriously ill"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 3, 2009
    Forbes interviews CNA General Counsel, Sherri Goodman, in the article "Big Job, Big Family"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 2009
    Foreign Policy magazine publishes the article "The Rise of Kim Jong-Un" by Ken Gause, CNA senior analyst and director of its Foreign Leadership Studies Program
  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 2009
    Signal Online quotes Director of CNA Strategic Studies, Rear Adm. Michael A. McDevitt, USN (Ret.), in the article, "Foes and Funding Vex Military Planners"
  • From CNA Corporation: April 2009

    CNA Health Research and Policy releases the report "Economic Impact on Caregivers of the Seriously Wounded, Ill and Injured"

  • From CNA Corporation: April 2009

    What Went Right in Iraq — a paper by CNA analyst Jonathan Schroden, on lessons learned and how we apply them to Afghanistan

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 29, 2009
    Navy.mil reports that CNA's Center for Naval Analyses President Christine Fox recently spent two nights observing operations during Ice Exercise (ICEX) 2009 in the Arctic Ocean
  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 27, 2009
    CNA China Strategic Issues Director Maryanne Kivlehan-Wise was interviewed on BBC Radio 5ís Up All Night on China's reaction to the Pentagon-issued report on the PLA
  • News Release: March 25, 2009
    General Robert Magnus, a former aviator who was second in command of the Marine Corps before retiring from active duty in 2008, joins CNA as a Distinguished Fellow
  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 25, 2009
    Financial Times quotes CNA Vice President and China Studies Director, Dave Finkelstein in the "Beijing's naval harassment rouses US"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 25, 2009

    Dave Finkelstein, Director of CNA China Studies is interviewed for the CNN on-air report China's military power concerns, and for the on-line article Pentagon report: China's military expanding its capabilities

  • From CNA Corporation: March 25, 2009

    The interim report on the CNA-U.S. Army Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) co-sponsored workshop "Stabilization and Economic Growth." held November 12, 2008, is available on-line

  • From CNA Corporation: March 20, 2009
    CNA General Counsel, Sherri Goodman, speaks before the Pew Environmental Group's Mount Vernon Forum on Climate Change and Leadership (click here to view remarks)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 19, 2009
  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 17, 2009

    Christian Science Monitor quotes CNA General Counsel Sherri Goodman in the article "Climate May Heat Crises, Too, Military Analysts Say"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 16, 2009
    DoD Buzz interviews Director of CNA Strategic Studies, RADM, Michael McDevitt (Ret.), in the article "US Beefs Up China Response"
  • From CNA Corporation: March 12, 2009
    CNA Education's Linda Cavalluzzo, PhD, testifies on National Board Certification before the Florida House of Representatives Committee on K-12 Appropriations
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  • News Release: March 11, 2009
    Dr. Martin Feldstein appointed by President Barack Obama to his Economic Recovery Advisory Board, joins CNA as a Distinguished Fellow
  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 9, 2009

    The draft report from "Nation-State Building 101" the CNA-U.S. Army Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) co-sponsored workshop held October 28, 2008 is released

  • From CNA Corporation: March 9, 2009

    The draft report from "Nation-State Building 101" the CNA-U.S. Army Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) co-sponsored workshop held October 28, 2008 is released

  • News Release: March 6, 2009
    CNA Field Representative, Dr. Jay Smith, Receives NDIA 2008 Navy Tester of the Year Award
  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 5, 2009
    "Climate Change and the Concept of Environmental Security under the Obama Administration" — an Ecologic Institute for International and European Environmental Policy Dinner Dialogue with CNA General Counsel Sherri Goodman
  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 5, 2009
    Inside Defense discusses an upcoming report by security analysts that urges President Obama to focus on the Asia-Pacific region (subscription required)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 3, 2009
    Vartkes L. Broussalian, an analyst with CNA from 1963-1966, who went on to serve four presidents as a White House economist and public policy advisor, dies at age 80
  • From CNA Corporation: March 2009

    Wargaming Strategic Linkage — CNA recommendations to the Naval War College for more effectively representing the linkage between the strategic, operational/strategic, and operational levels of war

  • From CNA Corporation: March 2009

    Conversations with Wargamers — documenting conversations with prominent wargaming practitioners exploring issues associated with wargaming strategic linkage

  • From CNA Corporation: March 2009
    The United States and the Asia-Pacific Region: Security Strategy for the Obama Administration — a new, bi-partisan East Asia Strategy Report for the Obama Administration
  • From CNA Corporation: March 2009
    "How is Afghanistan Different from Al Anbar?" — a special report from CNA's Carter Malkasian and Gerald Meyerle highlighting major differences between Iraq and Afghanistan and considering their implications for the Marine Corps
  • From CNA Corporation: March 2009
    Naval War College Newport Papers 33, U.S. Naval Strategy in the 1980s Co-edited by CNA's Peter Swartz and John B. Hattendorf of the Naval War College, selected documents from the 1980’s are reprinted and discussed in this publication, issued in December 2008, from the Naval War College Press.
  • News Release: February 20, 2009

    CNA Resource Analysis releases its Retirement Choice Calculator and Retirement Choice Report for 2009

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 18, 2009
    UPI Interviews CNA General Counsel and Executive Director of the Military Advisory Board, Sherri Goodman for its "Intel chief: Climate change threatens U.S. security"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 18, 2009

    McClatchy news service interviews Vice Admiral, USN (Ret.) Lee Gunn, President of CNA's Institute for Public Research, for the commentary "A fresh approach to national security"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 17, 2009
    The San Diego Union-Tribune quotes Director of CNA Strategic Studies, RADM Michael McDevitt, USN (Ret.) in its article "China's military rebirth prompts U.S. response"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 9, 2009

    The Christian Science Monitor quotes Senior CNA analyst Anita Hattiangadi in its article "Will improved military enlistment last?"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 9, 2009
    IranVNC covers remarks made by Michael Connell, director of CNA's Project Iran
  • From CNA Corporation: February 6, 2009
    China’s National Defense in 2008 — Observations from a panel discussion sponsored by CNA China Studies and the National Defense University's Institute for National Strategic Studies on China's sixth defense white paper released January 20, 2009
  • From CNA Corporation: February 2009
    CNA research analyst, Brian McCue's U-Boats in the Bay of Biscay: An Essay in Operations Analysis is republished for the first time in nearly 20 years.
  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 30, 2009
    Director of CNA's Project Iran, Michael Connell, discusses the future of Iran's military as a panelist for the American Enterprise Institute conference "The Imam Returned: Thirty Years of Revolution"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 26, 2009
    Jane’s quotes CNA China Studies' Director David Finkelstein in the article "White paper reveals insight into Chinese defence rational"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 22, 2009
  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 22, 2009
    RADM Michael McDevitt, USN (Ret.), Director of CNA Strategic Studies will be a panelist for a dialogue on "China: Friend or Foe?" to be held February 12, 2009 at the AFCEA/U.S. Naval Institute Warfare And Technologies Conference And Exposition
  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 15, 2009
    CNA Research Analyst David Caterious is interviewed in the article "Why U.S. Intelligence Takes Climate Seriously"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 12, 2009

    The interim report on the CNA-U.S. Army Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) co-sponsored workshop, "Implementing Security Sector Reform" available on-line

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 12, 2009
    Defense News publishes op-ed article "Focus on the Environment Climate Change Could be Security Issue" by CNA General Counsel Sherri Goodman and CNA Research Analyst David Catarious
  • From CNA Corporation: January 12, 2009

    The interim report on the CNA-U.S. Army Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) co-sponsored workshop, "Implementing Security Sector Reform" available on-line

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 7, 2009
    The Hill and Talking Points Memo report that President-elect Obama will nominate Robert Hale, executive director of the American Society of Military Comptrollers and former CNA staff analyst and study director, to be Pentagon comptroller
  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 4, 2009
    Washington Post op-ed, "Global Warming Is Just the Tip of the Iceberg" cites CNA's National Security and the Threat of Climate Change report
  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 2, 2009
    Bloomberg.com quotes Dean Cheng, analyst with CNA China Studies, in its story "Obama Moves to Counter China With Pentagon-NASA Link"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 2009
    Diversity Careers in Engineering & Information Technology features CNA Software Infrastructure and Development Manager, Linda Sherper-Heiney, and quotes CNA President and CEO Bob Murray
  • From CNA Corporation: January 2009

    Retirement Choice: 2009 — CNA's tool to help Marines, Sailors, Airmen, and Soldiers decide which retirement option is best for them. (Click here to go to CNA's Retirement Choice Calculator)

  • From CNA Corporation: January 2009
    "Pathways to Boosting the Earnings of Low-Income Students by Increasing Their Educational Attainment" — a CNA-Hudson Institute study of the educational and employment outcomes of low-income students. (See Inside Higher Ed review)