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2016 News Archive

  • November 29, 2016

    CNA analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake is speaking at the 7th International Maritime Conference in Sri Lanka on "Advancing Maritime Cooperation in the Indo-Pacific" at 10:40 AM SLST. Watch the live webcast here.

  • November 3, 2016

    CNA analysts Satu Limaye, Ph.D. and Nilanthi Samaranayake will be speaking on a panel on "Water Wars at the Top of the World? Hydro and Geo-Politics among China, India and Bangladesh" at the East-West Center on Thursday, November 3, from noon to 1:30 PM. RSVP here.

  • November 2, 2016

    Smart Policing Initiative (SPI), a collaborative effort between CNA, the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and state and local law enforcement agencies, is hosting a webinar on "Community Responses to People in Crisis" on November 2. Register here.

  • October 26, 2016

    CNA analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake will be speaking on a panel on "Military Budgets in India and Pakistan: Trajectories, Priorities, and Risks" at the Stimson Center on Thursday, October 26, from 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM. Read more and RSVP here (livestream also available)

  • October 21, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is holding the second webinar in the Teacher Data Use Survey Webinar Series on Friday, October 21. Register here

  • October 20, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is holding a webinar on West Virginia Learning Schools and Growth Mindset on Thursday, October 20. Register here.

  • October 19, 2016

    CNA analyst Michael Connell, Ph.D., will be speaking at the Atlantic Council on "A New Strategy for US-Iran Relations" at 9:00 AM on October 19. Read more.

  • October 14, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is kicking off the Teacher Data Use Survey Webinar Series on Friday, October 14

  • October 12, 2016

    CNA analyst Julia McQuaid speaks at a panel on Terrorism, Women, and Violent Extremism: Cultural and Organizational Differences, sponsored by Women in International Security at the Stimson Center on October 12. Watch the panel

  • October 11, 2016

    CNA holds a briefing and release of new report on e-cigarette use among youths with authors Dr. Justin Ladner and Dr. Elizabeth Clelan. Read more.

  • October 5, 2016

    CNA Sr. Advisor Satu Limaye, Ph.D., moderates a panel on "Competing Economic Initiatives in Asia: The Stakes and Role of the US-Japan Alliance," hosted by the East West Center, on October 5. More details.

  • October 2, 2016

    CNA is co-sponsoring the Navy Mile, held on Sunday, October 2

  • September 30, 2016

    The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) Smart Policing Initiative (SPI) joins the 6th Annual Global Police Tweet-a-thon on September 30 to promote discussion on police-community collaboration. SPI will share police and community collaboration principles from @SmartPolicing. Use the hashtag #PolTwt to join in the conversation, and read more here.

  • September 23, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D., speaks at PONARS Eurasia Policy Conference on "Russia’s Strategic Outlook"

  • September 15, 2016

    CNA hosts a Landpower and Seapower in U.S. Alliance Strategy Workshop on Thursday, September 15

  • August 31, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is holding a webinar on The Kentucky Longitudinal Data System (KLDS): Connecting Education and Outcomes on Wednesday, August 31, from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM. Register here

  • August 24, 2016

    CNA Safety & Security is holding an Executive Session on Policing: The Impact of Policing Reforms on Local Government on Wednesday, on August 24, from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM. This event is free and open to the public.

  • August 12, 2016

    CNA Strategic Studies hosts a briefing and discussion of new CNA report Becoming a Great "Maritime Power": A Chinese Dream with author RADM Michael McDevitt, Thomas Bickford, Andrew Erickson, and Bud Cole on August 12

  • August 8, 2016

    James ‘Chip’ Coldren, Managing Director of Justice Programs for CNA’s Safety and Security Division, speaks at the 2016 National Forum on Criminal Justice in Philadelphia on "Leading in a Time of Change"

  • July 25, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is cohosting an event on "Postsecondary Readiness in Rural Communities" in Nashville, TN

  • July 15, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is hosting an event on "Teaching Academic Content and Literacy to English Learners" in Erlanger, KY

  • July 14, 2016

    CNA holds a National Security Seminar on "Human Trafficking: International, National, and Local Responses" on Thursday, July 14. The seminar features special guest Amb. Susan Coppedge, Ambassador-at-Large to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, and Senior Advisor to the Secretary of State.

  • July 14, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is hosting an event on "Teaching Academic Content and Literacy to English Learners" in Lexington, KY

  • July 13, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is hosting an event on "Teaching Academic Content and Literacy to English Learners" in Louisville, KY

  • July 12, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is hosting an event on "Teaching Academic Content and Literacy to English Learners" in Bowling Green, KY

  • July 12, 2016

    CNA Sr. Fellow RADM Michael McDevitt speaks at the Sixth Annual CSIS South China Sea Conference on Tuesday, July 12 at CSIS Headquarters in Washington, DC

  • July 11, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is hosting an event on "Teaching Academic Content and Literacy to English Learners" in Nashville, TN

  • July 10–14, 2016

    CNA researcher and REL Appalachia Deputy Director Chris Sun presented on "Participation and pass rates for college preparatory transition courses in Kentucky" at the National Forum on Education Statistics on July 11 and 12.

  • June 27, 2016

    CNA analysts Nilanthi Samaranayake and Josh Tallis speak at CIMSEC DC’s June Chapter Meet-Up: Lightning Rounds in Washington, DC

  • June 24, 2016

    CNA analyst Peter Perla, Ph.D., is speaking at the book launch event for Zones of Control, Perspectives on Wargaming at noon on Friday, June 24, at CNA in Arlington, VA. This event is free and open to the public, please enquire if interested.

  • June 23, 2016

    Michael Kofman is speaking on "Russia’s Military: Assessment, Strategy, And Threat" at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

  • June 16, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is hosting an event on "West Virginia Learning Schools and Growth Mindset" in Summersville, WV

  • June 15–16, 2016

    Smart Policing Initiative (SPI), a collaborative effort between CNA, the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and state and local law enforcement agencies, is hosting the SPI Phase VII Inaugural Meeting in Phoenix, AZ

  • June 8, 2016

    Smart Policing Initiative (SPI), a collaborative effort between CNA, the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and state and local law enforcement agencies, is hosting a webinar on "Using Randomized Controlled Trials in Criminal Justice"

  • June 1, 2016

    CNA analyst Peter Swartz is speaking at noon at “Forward Presence in the Modern Navy: A Lunchtime Lecture at the Washington Navy Yard,” hosted by the Naval History and Heritage Command

  • May 18, 2016

    CNA analyst Christine Mokher, Ph.D. is presenting about "Researcher-Practitioner Collaboration on College Readiness Professional Development" at the Association of Florida Colleges (AFC) Spring Conference in Orlando, FL. Click here to view the presentation slides.

  • May 17, 2016

    CNA is hosting a seminar on "Thinking about Deterrence: Russia, North Korea, and the United States" with panelists Elbridge Colby, Michael Kofman, Ken Gause, and chair Dov Zakheim. Attendance is by invitation only.

  • May 17, 2016

    CNA VP of Strategic Studies Eric Thompson, Ph.D. is speaking about "Achieving High Velocity Learning at Every Level" at the Sea-Air-Space Exposition in National Harbor, MD

  • May 12, 2016

    CNA analyst Kevin Pollpeter is speaking about "China’s Space Strategy" at The Jamestown Foundation’s Sixth Annual China Defense and Security Conference in Washington, DC

  • May 12, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is hosting a webinar on "Considering the Best EWS Model to Fit Your Needs"

  • May 12, 2016

    Lieutenant General Ken Eickmann, USAF (Ret.), CNA Military Advisory Board Member, is speaking about the report, National Security and Assured Electrical Power, at the event, "National Security and the Grid of the Future" in Cary, NC

  • May 9, 2016

    CNA's Institute for Public Research is hosting an executive session on "The Future of Police Reform Efforts in the U.S."

  • May 6, 2016

    CNA VP of Strategic Studies Eric Thompson, Ph.D. and analyst David Knoll, Ph.D. are speaking about terrorism, extremism, and Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) tactics at an U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM) event in Hawaii

  • May 4, 2016

    CNA is hosting a release event for the new report, Water Resource Competition in the Brahmaputra River Basin, on May 4 in Arlington, VA. RSVP required for attendance. Please email jacksond@cna.org for details.

  • April 29, 2016

    CNA analyst Michael Kofman is speaking about the new report, What Makes Great Power War Possible, at the Valdai Discussion Club release event in Moscow, Russia

  • April 27, 2016

    CNA analyst Danny Davis, Ph.D. is presenting analysis of last year’s Report on the Performance of the Acquisition System at Defense Acquisition University in Fort Belvoir, VA. The presentation includes recent work on "bending the curve." This analysis shows a statistically significant drop in the 5-year moving average of annual cost growth in the 4-year period 2012-2015.

  • April 26, 2016

    CNA analyst Laura Kunard, Ph.D. is presenting on "National CIT Curriculum Development Project: Expanding the Reach of Crisis Intervention Teams" at the Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) International Conference in Chicago, IL

  • April 26–27, 2016

    Smart Policing Initiative (SPI), a collaborative effort between CNA, the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and state and local law enforcement agencies, is holding its next workshop in a series of SPI Comprehensive Collaboration Workshops at the Kansas City, MO, Police Department. For more information, contact SPI@cna.org.

  • April 25, 2016

    David Kaufman, vice president and director of CNA Safety and Security, is presenting on infrastructure resilience at the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Resilience Roundtable, "Designing and Building 22nd Century Infrastructure," in Arlington, VA

  • April 18–19, 2016

    CNA Safety and Security is convening a meeting on body worn camera technical assistance for the Bureau of Justice Assistance. Over 150 representatives from law enforcement agencies across the country will participate. This is the first national meeting of the Body Worn Camera Training and Technical Assistance Program.

  • April 18, 2016

    CNA analyst Alexander Alden is speaking about "Arms and Influence in Southeast Asia" at the Perth USAsia Centre in Australia. Alden will present a data-driven analysis of major military modernization trends in the Southeast Asia region for international security and stability. The focus of the presentation is on arms transfers and key defense suppliers in order to draw policy implications for future security cooperation efforts.

  • April 14, 2016

    CNA Sr. Fellow Michael McDevitt is speaking about "What is Going on in the South China Sea? United States Interests and Chinese Behavior" in Baltimore, MD

  • April 14, 2016

    CNA analyst Mary "Kate" Fisher, Ph.D. is participating in the panel, "Using Multi-Stakeholder Games to Better Understand Global Food Security," at the 2016 Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group as part of the Civil Society Policy Forum in Washington, DC

  • April 12, 2016

    CNA analyst Michael Kofman is participating in a panel discussion on the Black Sea at the U.S. Naval War College's 13th Regional Alumni Symposium in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

  • April 8–12, 2016

    CNA’s Patricia Kannapel, Ph.D., Christine Mokher, Ph.D., and Julie Harris, Ph.D. are presenting at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) annual meeting, "Public Scholarship to Educate Diverse Democracies," in Washington, DC. Kannapel is presenting about "Partnerships for Building Data Use Capacity: Two Approaches" at a poster session on "REL Partnerships to Improve Data Use in Education." Mokher and Harris are presenting about the "Impact of the Florida College and Career Readiness Initiative on First-Year College Course-Taking."

  • April 8, 2016

    CNA analyst Ken Gause is speaking about North Korean leadership dynamics and provocation/escalation decision-making at the Air University in Montgomery, AL

  • April 6, 2016

    CNA analyst Michael Flory, Ph.D. is participating in a panel discussion on "Imagining the Future of Dual Credit in Kentucky" at the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP) Kentucky Dual Credit Summit in Louisville, KY

  • April 5, 2016

    CNA analyst Mary "Kate" Fisher, Ph.D. is presenting about "Beyond Checkmate: Gaming and Global Food Security" at the World-Wide Human Geography Data (WWHGD) Working Group’s Food Security Symposium in Reston, VA. Fisher’s presentation is part of a panel highlighting recent food security projects.

  • March 29–April 2, 2016

    CNA’s James "Chip" Coldren, Jr., Ph.D. and Vivian Elliott are attending the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS) annual meeting, "Advancing Justice on All Fronts," in Denver, CO. Coldren and Elliott are convening two panels and a roundtable session on Smart Policing.

  • March 24, 2016

    CIMSEC is hosting the second annual CIMSEC Forum for Authors and Readers at CNA. This event will give readers the chance to engage favorite CIMSEC authors on their work over the preceding year, hear their thoughts on how their pieces have held up, and explore predictions for the coming year. Popular articles examined topics such as the alternative sources of energy for the U.S. Navy, the future role of the aircraft carrier, and the resurgence of the Russian Navy. CNA analyst Joshua Tallis is speaking at this year’s forum.

  • March 23–24, 2016

    CNA analyst Peter Swartz is speaking about "Reflections on U.S. Naval Strategy before 2007" at the EMC Chair Symposium on Maritime Strategy in Newport, RI

  • March 22–24, 2016

    CNA’s Juliana Pearson and Liza Cordeiro are participating in several poster sessions at the Carnegie Foundation Summit on Improvement in Education in San Francisco, CA. Pearson and Cordeiro are discussing CNA’s The CTE Equation in Florida and Tennessee.

  • March 15, 2016

    CNA Sr. Vice President Mark Rosen is briefing the Secretary of State’s International Security Advisory Board on Arctic shipping and oil and gas liability issues

  • March 15, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is hosting a webinar on "Snowbound: Continuing Instruction during School Cancellations"

  • March 9, 2016

    CNA Resource Analysis is hosting a roundtable on "A Department of Defense Financial Education Strategy." Attendance is by invitation only.

  • March 9, 2016

    Smart Policing Initiative (SPI), a collaborative effort between CNA, the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and state and local law enforcement agencies, is hosting a webinar on "Crime Control through Collective Efficacy and Social Cohesion"

  • March 7, 2016

    CNA analyst Peter Swartz is speaking at the Wilson Center event, "Cold War Legacies: Lessons from U.S.-Japan Military Strategies in the Pacific" in Washington, DC

  • March 3, 2016

    CNA analyst Christine Mokher, Ph.D. is presenting at the Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness (SREE) Spring 2016 conference, "Lost in Translation: Building Pathways from Knowledge to Action." She will discuss practitioner feedback on the implementation of the Florida College and Career Readiness Initiative and how collaboration between researchers and practitioners improves the initiative's effectiveness.

  • March 2, 2016

    CNA is hosting a seminar on "The Evolving ISIS Threat and Implications for the U.S. Homeland."  This seminar will explore the changing nature of the threats posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and will consider security, preparedness, counter-radicalization, and public safety implications for the U.S. homeland. The panelists include William McCants, Brookings Institution; CNA’s Julia McQuaid; CNA’s Jason McNamara, former chief of staff, FEMA, DHS; and CNA’s Tim Beres, former director, Preparedness Programs, Office of Domestic Preparedness, DHS. Attendance is by invitation only.

  • February 12, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is co-hosting a workshop with the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC) on "Improving Teaching and Learning through Action Research." The workshop helps pre-kindergarten teachers incorporate action research into their classroom practice.

  • February 11, 2016

    The panel discussion, "Can Climate Change Break the Global Food System?", will feature findings and recommendations from Food Chain Reaction, a global food security game designed by CNA

  • February 8, 2016

    REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is cohosting a workshop with the Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative (OVEC) on "Indicators of College and Career Readiness and Success in Kentucky." The workshop is part of an ongoing series to help schools and districts develop comprehensive, local definitions and measures of college and career readiness.

  • February 5, 2016

    CNA is hosting a seminar to explore the national security implications of the recent international agreement on climate change mitigation reached in Paris in December 2015. The panelists include CNA Military Advisory Board Members General Ronald Keys, USAF (Ret.) and Rear Admiral David Titley, USN, (Ret.); Frank Femia, co-founder of the Center for Climate and Security; and Paul Bodnar, Senior Director for Energy and Climate Change, National Security Council, The White House. Attendance is by invitation only.

  • February 5, 2016

    CNA’s Zoë Thorkildsen and James "CHIPS" Stewart are presenting findings from an Office of Community Oriented Policing Services-funded study on ambushes of police officers at the Major Cities Chiefs meeting

  • January 21, 2016

    CNA's David Finkelstein, Ph.D., Thomas Bickford, Ph.D., and Michael McDevitt testify at the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission hearing on "Developments in China's Military Force Projection and Expeditionary Capabilities"

  • January 20, 2016

    National Defense Industrial Association will present the R. Lynn Rylander Award to Lieutenant General Francis H. Kearney, III, USA, (Ret.), CNA Sr. Fellow, at the Annual Awards Banquet in Washington, DC

  • January 13–14, 2016

    Smart Policing Initiative (SPI), a collaborative effort between CNA, the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and state and local law enforcement agencies, is holding its first in a series of SPI Comprehensive Collaboration Workshops at the Portland, Oregon, Police Bureau

  • January 3–5, 2016

    CNA recruiters are attending the Allied Social Science Association’s 2016 Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA

  • December 20, 2016

    CIMSEC publishes "Naval Mines and Mining: Innovating in the Face of Benign Neglect" by CNA Sr. Advisor Scott Truver, Ph.D.

  • December 15, 2016

    The China Maritime Studies Institute and the Naval Institute Press publishes Chinese Naval Shipbuilding: An Ambitious and Uncertain Course, with a chapter on "China’s Military Shipbuilding Research, Development, and Acquisitions System" by CNA analyst Kevin Pollpeter

  • December 15, 2016

    The China Maritime Studies Institute and the Naval Institute Press publishes Chinese Naval Shipbuilding: An Ambitious and Uncertain Course, with a chapter on "Medium Scenario: World’s Second ‘Far Seas’ Navy by 2020" by CNA Sr. Fellow Michael McDevitt

  • December 15, 2016

    The Valdai Club publishes "Russia’s Problems in Syria" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • December 7, 2016

    The IPP Review publishes "Get China to Negotiate with SCS Neighbors: A Message to Trump" by CNA VP Mark Rosen

  • December 6, 2016

    RSIS publishes "Bangladesh’s Submarines from China: Implications for Bay of Bengal Security" by CNA analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake (also carried by Eurasia Review)

  • December 5, 2016

    War on the Rocks publishes "Afghanistan Will Be the Trump Administration’s First Foreign Policy Crisis" by CNA analyst Jonathan Schroden, Ph.D.

  • December 1, 2016

    Proceedings Magazine publishes "Toward Smaller Ships and Professional Sailors" (pg. 66) by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • November 30, 2016

    The Conversation publishes "Eyes in the Sky: Cutting NASA Earth Observations Would Be a Costly Mistake" by CNA Military Advisory Board member RADM David Titley

  • November 30, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "Donald Trump Must Offer an Olive Branch to Russia ‘To Test the Art of the Possible’" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • November 28, 2016

    The MCU Journal publishes "Asking the Right Questions: A Framework for Assessing Counterterrorism Actions" (pg. 77) by CNA analysts Jonathan Schroden, Ph.D., William Rosenau, Ph.D. and Emily Warner

  • November 28, 2016

    The MCU Journal publishes "Command and Irregular Indigenous Combat Forces in the Middle East and Africa: A Historical Perspective on a Current Reality" (pg. 58) by CNA analyst Jacob Stoil, Ph.D.

  • November 23, 2016

    The Center for International Maritime Security publishes "Blurring Definitions of Naval Power" by CNA analyst Marjorie Greene

  • November 15, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "The Arctic Is the First Stop in the United States Reset with Russia" by CNA VP Mark Rosen

  • November 15, 2016

    The U.S. Naval Institute Press publishes China’s Quest for Great Power: Ships, Oil, and Foreign Policy by CNA analyst Bernard "Bud" Cole, Ph.D.

  • November 14, 2016

    International Order at Sea includes a chapter by CNA analyst Bernard "Bud" Cole, Ph.D., titled "The Maritime Strategies of the United States after the Cold War"

  • November 14, 2016

    International Order at Sea includes a chapter by CNA VP Mark Rosen, titled "Challenges to Public Order and the Law of the Sea"

  • November 14, 2016

    PONARS Eurasia Policy Memo publishes "Russia’s Strategic Calculus: Threat Perceptions and Military Doctrine" by CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. (also carried by Johnson’s Russia List)

  • November 10, 2016

    The Washington Post's The Monkey Cage blog publishes “Here’s How Trump’s Election Will Affect U.S.-Russian Relations,”  including a section by CNA analysts Dr. Dmitry Gorenburg and Michael Kofman (also posted to Dmitry Gorenburg's blog, Russian Military Reform)

  • November 1, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "China and India’s Slow-Moving Path to ‘Water Wars’" by CNA analysts Satu Limaye, Ph.D. and Nilanthi Samaranayake

  • October 30, 2016

    Small Wars Journal features the executive summary of CNA’s Advice from SOF on the Use of SOF for the Next Administration

  • October 29, 2016

    The Centre for East European Policy Studies publishes The War in Syria: Lessons for the West, including chapter "US and Russia in Syria’s War: Cooperation and Competition" (pg. 65) by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • October 28, 2016

    The Cipher Brief publishes "In Praise of Benign Neglect" by CNA analyst Ralph Espach, Ph.D.

  • October 24, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "The U.S. Navy in an Irregular Baltic Conflict: Seapower’s Role in Countering Russian Hybrid Warfare" by CNA analyst Joshua Tallis, Ph.D.

  • October 21, 2016

    IPP Review publishes "Elements of a South China Sea Deal: Saving Face and Making Money" by CNA VP Mark Rosen

  • October 19, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Russia-India Arms Deal" to his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • October 18, 2016

    The MCU Journal publishes "Examining Long-Term Climate-Related Security Risks through the Use of Gaming and Scenario Planning" (pg. 114) by Catherine Schkoda, Shawna Cuan, and CNA analyst Dr. E. D. McGrady in the 2016 Special Issue: Climate Change & Policy

  • October 18, 2016

    The MCU Journal publishes "Impact of Climate Change on U.S. Military Operations in the Western Pacific" (pg. 89) by CNA analysts Dr. Ralph Espach, Dr. David Zvijac, and Dr. Ronaldo Filadelfo in the 2016 Special Issue: Climate Change & Policy

  • October 11, 2016

    War on the Rocks publishes "The Misadventures of Russia and the United States in Syria: Complete Strategy Implosion Edition" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • October 6, 2016

    Asia Times publishes "The South China Seas Ruling Has Hidden Benefits for Beijing" by CNA SVP Mark Rosen

  • October 4, 2016

    Yale Global Online publishes "Asians Concerned by Extreme Comments of US Presidential Campaign" by CNA Sr. Advisor Satu Limaye, Ph.D., and Robert Sutter, Ph.D.

  • October 3, 2016

    The Jamestown Foundation publishes "Will Mirziyaev Initiate Long-Awaited Reforms in Uzbekistan?" by CNA analyst Umida Hashimova in the Eurasia Daily Monitor, volume 13, issue 158

  • October 1, 2016

    National Defense University Press publishes "Chinese Military Reforms: A Pessimistic Take" by CNA analyst Roger Cliff, Ph.D. in the Joint Force Quarterly 83 (4th Quarter, October 2016)

  • October 1, 2016

    National Defense University Press publishes a review of Assessing War: The Challenge of Measuring Success and Failure by CNA’s Center for Stability and Development Director Dr. Jonathan Schroden in the Joint Force Quarterly 83 (4th Quarter, October 2016)

  • September 30, 2016

    Foreign Affairs publishes "How ISIS Endures by Innovating: The Group’s True Center of Gravity" by CNA analyst David Knoll, Ph.D.

  • September 30, 2016

    MORS Phalanx publishes "Instability and Granularity in Launches" by CNA analyst Brian McCue, Ph.D. (pg. 45)

  • September 28, 2016

    CIMSEC publishes "Legitimacy at Sea: Is Sea Shepherd a Navy or Piracy?" by CNA analyst Joshua Tallis, Ph.D.

  • September 23, 2016

    Defense Acquisition University publishes CNA analyst Dr. Bill Komiss’ review of "Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution – and How It Can Renew America"

  • September 23, 2016

    Defense Acquisition University publishes CNA analyst Dr. Don Birchler’s review of "The First 90 Days in Government: Critical Success Strategies for New Public Managers at All Levels"

  • September 23, 2016

    Defense Acquisition University publishes CNA analyst Dr. Edward Schmitz’s review of "The Lexus and the Olive Tree: Understanding Globalization"

  • September 21, 2016

    CSIS publishes "PacNet #73 – Why ASEAN is here to Stay and What That Means for the US" by CNA Senior Advisor Satu Limaye, Ph.D.

  • September 17, 2016

    Arms Control Wonk publishes "The Range of North Korean ICBMS" by CNA analyst Joshua Pollack

  • September 12, 2016

    CIMSEC publishes "China’s Reactions to the Arbitration Ruling Will Lead It into Battles It Won’t Win, Part II" by CNA SVP Mark Rosen

  • September 6, 2016

    CIMSEC publishes "China’s Reactions to the Arbitration Ruling Will Lead it Into Battles it Won’t Win, Part I" by CNA SVP Mark Rosen

  • September 6, 2016

    Real Clear World publishes "Ukraine Seeks and Unmanned Edge on the Battlefield" by CNA analyst Samuel Bendett

  • September 5, 2016

    The Epoch Times publishes "Despite Chinese Shadows, Southeast Asian Friendship with US Worth Cultivating" by CNA Senior Advisor Satu Limaye, Ph.D

  • September 2, 2016

    CNA analyst Michael Kofman posts "Russia’s Territorial Defense Battalions are Finally Here – All Two of Them" to his blog, Russian Military Analysis

  • September 1, 2016

    Yale Global Online publishes "Despite Chinese Shadows, Southeast Asian Friendship with US Worth Cultivating" by CNA Senior Advisor Satu Limaye, Ph.D.

  • August 31, 2016

    Foreign Policy publishes "Putin’s Military is Playing the Long Game in Ukraine" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • August 30, 2016

    The Diplomat publishes "Why ASEAN Still Matters to the United States" by CNA Senior Advisor Satu Limaye, Ph.D.

  • August 29, 2016

    Real Clear World publishes "Russia Re-Ups Its Land and Strategic Forces" by CNA analyst Samuel Bendett

  • August 26, 2016

    Police Quarterly publishes Research on Body Worn Cameras: Meeting the Challenges of Police Operations, Program Implementation, and Randomized Controlled Trial Designs by CNA’s James ‘Chip’ Coldren and Denise Rodriguez, with William Sousa and Anthony Braga, in Special Issue: Body Worn Cameras

  • August 24, 2016

    CNA analyst Michael Kofman posts "Cherbakul and Chukotka – A Tale of Two New Divisions" to his blog, Russian Military Analysis

  • August 23, 2016

    The China in Central Asia blog publishes "Why Do Kazakhstanis Fear China?" by CNA analyst Umida Hashimova

  • August 23, 2016

    The Institute of Education Sciences (IES) releases Retention, Attrition, and Mobility among Teachers and Administrators in West Virginia by REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA. Read more

  • August 22, 2016

    CNA analyst Michael Kofman posts "New Russian Divisions and Other Units Shifting to Ukraine’s Borders – Second Look with Updates" to his blog, Russian Military Analysis

  • August 22, 2016

    CNA analyst Michael Kofman posts "New Russian Divisions and Other Units Shifting to Ukraine’s Borders – Second Look with Updates" to his blog, Russian Military Analysis

  • August 22, 2016

    The Journal of Strategic Studies publishes "Space, the New Domain: Space Operations and Chinese Military Reforms" by CNA analyst Kevin Pollpeter

  • August 19, 2016

    War on the Rocks publishes "The Crimean Crisis and Russia’s Military Posture in the Black Sea" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • August 18, 2016

    CNA analyst Michael Kofman posts "A Panel Discussion on the Russian Military, Covering Most Topics of Interest (Organized by CGI at Carnegie)" to his blog, Russian Military Analysis

  • August 13, 2016

    Small Wars Journal publishes "Russia’s Soft Power Development in the 21st Century" by CNA analyst Ryan Bauer

  • August 12, 2016

    Newsweek publishes "Is Putin’s Threat to Invade the Baltics a Distraction?" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • August 11, 2016

    War on the Rocks publishes "Right Ends, Wrong Means: What Congress is Missing on Defense Reform" by CNA analysts Margaux Hoar and Dave Zvijac, Ph.D.

  • August 10, 2016

    Domestic Preparedness publishes "Innovative Approaches to Radiological/Nuclear Preparedness" by CNA Safety and Security Director Erin Mohres

  • August 10, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "How China is Setting the Stage for War with Japan in the East China Sea" by CNA SVP Mark Rosen

  • August 9, 2016

    The Wilson Center's Kennan Institute publishes "NATO Deterrence and the Russian Specter in the Baltics" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • July 29, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "Russia’s Answer to the AEGIS Missile Defense System is in Big Trouble" by CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • July 28, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Russian Naval Air Defense in Trouble" to his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • July 28, 2016

    The U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission publishes "Planning for Innovation: Understanding China’s Plans for Technological, Energy, Industrial, and Defense Development" by CNA analyst Kevin Pollpeter

  • July 27, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "Russia’s Rising Drone Industry" by CNA analyst Samuel Bendett

  • July 20, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Black Sea Fleet Projects Power Westwards" to his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • July 19, 2016

    CIMSEC publishes "Becoming a Great ‘Maritime Power’: A Chinese Dream" by CNA Sr. Fellow RADM Michael McDevitt

  • July 19, 2016

    USNI publishes "Analysis: Is it Time for the U.S. to Take a Position on Scarborough Shoal?" by CNA Sr. Fellow RADM Michael McDevitt

  • July 18, 2016

    CIMSEC publishes "Unmanned Systems: A New Era for the U.S. Navy?" by CNA analyst Marjorie Greene

  • July 18, 2016

    The Diplomat publishes "China Has Much to Gain from the South China Sea Ruling" by CNA VP Mark Rosen

  • July 17, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Midrats Appearance" to his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • July 1, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "Beijing’s Dream: Becoming a Maritime Superpower" by CNA Sr. Fellow Michael McDevitt (also carried by Scout and mentioned in Real Clear Defense’s Recommended Articles)

  • June 30, 2016

    The Korean Institute for National Unification’s International Journal of Korean Unification publishes "North Korean Political Dynamics of the Kim Jong-un Era" by CNA analyst Ken Gause as a Featured Article

  • June 29, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Baltic Fleet Commanders Fired" to his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • June 24, 2016

    The Center on Global Interests publishes "Russia’s Military: Assessment, Strategy, and Threat," co-authored by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • June 23, 2016

    War on the Rocks publishes "The Expensive Pretzel Logic of Deterring Russia by Denial" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman

  • June 20, 2016

    The Diplomat publishes "After the South China Sea Arbitration" by CNA Senior Vice President Mark Rosen

  • June 20, 2016

    The Jamestown Foundation’s China Brief publishes "The Rise of Admiral Sun Jianguo and the Future of U.S.-China Naval Relations" by CNA analyst Jeffrey Becker, Ph.D.

  • May 27, 2016

    The Hill publishes "On Memorial Day, Remembrance, Celebration, and Oil" by CNA Military Advisory Board member Richard Zilmer.

  • May 16, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Belarus Defense Minister Slides from MCIS 2016" on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • May 16, 2016

    Vox publishes "6 Things You Need to Know about Iran’s Powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps" by CNA analyst Afshon Ostovar, Ph.D. (also carried by Real Clear Defense)

  • May 12, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Sergey Makarov Slides from MCIS 2016" on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • May 12, 2016

    War on the Rocks publishes "Fixing NATO Deterrence in the East or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love NATO’s Crushing Defeat by Russia" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman (also carried by the Nuclear Security Working Group and the Center for Geopolitical Analyses)

  • May 10, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Slides from MCIS 2016 Panel on Color Revolutions" on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • May 10, 2016

    Homeland Security Today publishes "Are We Ready for a "Fedayeen-Style" Attack?" by CNA’s Jason McNamara and William Rosenau, Ph.D.

  • May 8, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Gerasimov Slides from MCIS 2016" on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • May 6, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "The Kremlin Seeks to Reestablish Washington Ties" by CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • May 4, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Moscow International Security Conference 2016 Edition" on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • April 30, 2016

    The MIT Press publishes Zones of Control: Perspectives on Wargaming with a chapter on "Operations Research, Systems Analysis, and Wargaming: Riding the Cycle of Research" by CNA analyst Peter Perla, Ph.D.

  • April 29, 2016

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

  • 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

  • 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

  • April 25, 2016

    Wilson Center publishes Lessons of the Cold War in the Pacific: U.S. Maritime Strategy, Crisis Prevention, and Japan’s Role coauthored by CNA analyst Peter Swartz

  • April 19, 2016

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

  • 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

  • April 8, 2016

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

  • April 7, 2016

    Marine Corps University Journal publishes "Russia’s Ambiguous Warfare and Implications for the U.S. Marine Corps" by CNA analysts Mary Ellen Connell and Ryan Evans

  • April 4, 2016

    PAXsims posts "Thoughts on the DOD Wargaming Workshop at the Army War College" by CNA analyst Peter Perla, Ph.D.

  • April 3, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "There Is No Secret Russian Oil War" by CNA analyst Paul Saunders (also posted by Indian Strategic Studies)

  • April 1, 2016

    Nursing Outlook publishes "Strategic Modeling of the Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Workforce" coauthored by CNA analyst Greggory Schell, Ph.D. (subscription required)

  • April 1, 2016

    Oxford University Press publishes Vanguard of the Imam: Religion, Politics, and Iran's Revolutionary Guards by CNA analyst Afshon Ostovar, Ph.D. (also available on Amazon.com)

  • March 31, 2016

    CIMSEC publishes "The Challenges of Coming Together in a Crisis" by CNA analyst David Broyles, Ph.D.

  • March 31, 2016

    National Committee on American Foreign Policy publishes Building a Regional Order in East Asia: Community, Competition, Conflict with a chapter on "The South China Sea: Island Building and Evolving U.S. Policy" by CNA Sr. Fellow Michael McDevitt

  • March 30, 2016

    CIMSEC publishes "A Proactive Approach to Deploying Naval Assets in Support of HA/DR Missions" by CNA analyst Marjorie Greene

  • March 30, 2016

    The Washington Times publishes "Kim Jong-un’s Leadership Style" by CNA analyst Ken Gause

  • March 29, 2016

    Joint Force Quarterly publishes "Strategy 2.0: The Next Generation" by CNA analyst Margaret Polski, Ph.D.

  • March 28, 2016

    CIMSEC publishes "Other Than War: HA/DR and Geopolitics" by CNA analyst Joshua Tallis

  • March 28, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Russian Planes in Syria" on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • March 28, 2016

    U.S. Naval Institute Blog publishes "Four Steps Leaders Can Take to Create an Innovative Climate" by CNA analyst Ciro Lopez, Ph.D.

  • March 23, 2016

    Domestic Preparedness publishes "Big News about Cyberthreats" by CNA associate director Dawn Thomas

  • March 18, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts an excerpt from the War on the Rocks article, "There Is No Russian Withdrawal from Syria," on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • March 18, 2016

    Naval War College Review publishes "Who’s at the Helm? The Past, Present, and Future Leaders of China’s Navy" by CNA analyst Jeffrey Becker, Ph.D.

  • March 18, 2016

    War on the Rocks publishes "There Is No Russian Withdrawal from Syria" by CNA analysts Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. and Michael Kofman (also posted by Indian Strategic Studies and Fortuna's Corner)

  • March 17, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts a copy of his PONARS Eurasia policy memo, "What Russia's Military Operation in Syria Can Tell Us about Advances in its Capabilities," on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • March 17, 2016

    PONARS Eurasia publishes "What Russia's Military Operation in Syria Can Tell Us about Advances in its Capabilities" by CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • March 17, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "How Russia Views Its 'Compatriots' in the Near Abroad" by CNA analysts Vera Zakem and Paul Saunders (also posted by John Brown's Public Diplomacy Press and Blog Review)

  • March 11, 2016

    War on the Rocks publishes "Russian Hybrid Warfare and Other Dark Arts" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman (also posted by Indian Strategic Studies)

  • March 6, 2016

    The National Interest publishes "How to Lose a Proxy War with Russia" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman (also posted by War News Updates)

  • February 29, 2016

    Asian Survey publishes "China in 2015: China's Dream, Xi's Party" by CNA analyst Murray Scot Tanner, Ph.D. (subscription required)

  • February 24, 2016

    CIMSEC publishes "The Legal Implications of Arming MSC Ships" by CNA’s Anthony Freedman, Ph.D. with contributions from Mark Rosen

  • February 23, 2016

    Wilson Center’s New Security Beat blog posts "It’s Okay to Play with Your Food: What We Learned from a Global Food Security Game" by CNA’s Yee San Su, Ph.D. and Mary "Kate" Fisher, Ph.D.

  • February 16, 2016

    War on the Rocks publishes "The Russian Quagmire in Syria and Other Washington Fairy Tales" by CNA analyst Michael Kofman (also posted by Indian Strategic Studies)

  • February 12, 2016

    Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences publishes "A Research Agenda for the Energy, Water, Land, and Climate Nexus" by CNA’s Paul Faeth and Lars Hanson (subscription required)

  • February 12, 2016

    Lexington Books publishes The Obama Doctrine in the Americas with the chapter, "Brazil-U.S. Security Relations During the Obama Era," by CNA analyst Ralph Espach, Ph.D.

  • January 28, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts an excerpt from the War on the Rocks article, "Threatening Russia Will Not Bring Pro-Western Forces to Power in Moscow," on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • January 28, 2016

    War on the Rocks publishes "Threatening Russia Will Not Bring Pro-Western Forces to Power in Moscow" by CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • January 24, 2016

    Lawfare publishes "And for the Middle East, a Cold War of its Own" by CNA analyst Afshon Ostovar, Ph.D.

  • January 19, 2016

    CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Russian Shipbuilding Still in Trouble" on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • January 13, 2016

    War on the Rocks publishes "Iran Gave Back the Sailors, but the Persian Gulf Is Still a Powder Keg" by CNA analyst Afshon Ostovar, Ph.D.

  • January 8, 2016

    Routledge publishes Routledge Handbook of Naval Strategy and Security with chapters by CNA analysts Peter Swartz and Alison Russell

  • January 5, 2016

    Proceedings Magazine publishes "Now Hear This – Improving Wargaming Is Worthwhile – And Smart" by CNA analyst Peter Perla, Ph.D.

  • November 7, 2016

    CNA’s Education Division releases a final report on the findings of an evaluation of the impact and implementation of the Connecticut Health and Life Sciences Career Initiative. Read more

  • October 31, 2016

    CNA releases a new report featuring advice for the next administration from former and active duty special operations forces and a former Assistant Secretary of Defense. Read more.

  • October 20, 2016

    CNA’s Education Division releases a final report on the findings of an impact and implementation analyses of the Northeast Tennessee College and Career Ready Consortium. Read more.

  • October 12, 2016

    CNA releases an online tool that helps Texas policymakers and regulators reduce the state’s vulnerability to drought by making informed decisions about electricity supply and demand and water usage. Read more.

  • October 11, 2016

    CNA releases a new report examining the potential effects of electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) usage on adolescents. Read more.

  • September 29, 2016

    The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) awarded CNA three grants totaling nearly $7 million to continue providing training and technical assistance on body-worn cameras, smart policing, and violence reduction to police departments across the country. Read more.

  • September 28, 2016

    CNA today released a report examining a broad range of environmental impacts if the Marcellus Shale in Pennsylvania were to be fully developed with hydraulic fracturing. Read more.

  • June 27, 2016

    CNA Education launches a new platform for STEMwire, a research project designed to facilitate promising careers in STEM fields through career and technical education (CTE). Read more.

  • June 22, 2016

    The Institute of Education Sciences (IES) releases two reports by REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA’s Education division. Read more

  • June 1, 2016

    CNA releases a report on the cumulative direct land cover impacts that eight proposed natural gas (and other petroleum products) transmission pipelines could have within the Delaware River Basin (DRB). Read more.

  • May 23, 2016

    CNA, in partnership with the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office) and in cooperation with the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), will lead an initiative to provide training and technical assistance to implement the recommendations and action items of the President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing Final Report. Read more.

  • May 5, 2016

    Today CNA announced that Joseph Butcher has been named the organization’s vice president of business development. Read more.

  • May 4, 2016

    Today CNA released a study finding that the demands for the water resources of the Brahmaputra River basin – shared by China, India, and Bangladesh – pose a threat to stability in the region and that cooperative efforts should begin now to prevent problems in the future. Read more.

  • May 3, 2016

    Today CNA announced that Jonathan D. Geithner has been named vice president of its Marine Corps Program. Read more.

  • April 6, 2016

    Today CNA released an updated version of its web-based calculator that allows military servicemembers to determine which Department of Defense retirement plan will best serve their needs—a decision that could cost them hundreds of thousands of dollars in retirement benefits. Read more.

  • February 10, 2016

    CNA today announced the availability of the most recent edition of Population Representation in the Military Services, the annual study of the demographic make-up of the personnel serving in the armed forces. Read more.

  • February 9, 2016

    CNA Board of Trustees Chair, Ambassador Rozanne L. Ridgway, announced that VADM William R. Burke, USN (Ret.) is joining the CNA Board. Read more.

  • February 2, 2016

    Ambassador Rozanne L. Ridgway, Chair of CNA’s Board of Trustees, announced that Lieutenant General Robert R. "Rusty" Blackman, Jr., USMC (Ret.) has joined the CNA Board of Trustees. Read more.


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