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May 8, 2018 | EXPERT: Hannah Haegeland , EXPERT: Sameer Lalwani

In this article for Pakistan Politico, Sameer Lalwani and Hannah Haegeland review their edited volume, Investigating Crises: South Asia’s Lessons, Evolving Dynamics, and Trajectories, which is freely available at crises READ MORE

March 15, 2018 | EXPERT: Hannah Haegeland , EXPERT: Sameer Lalwani

This piece for The Hindu is based on a full chapter study by the authors in Investigating Crises: South Asia's Lessons, Evolving Dynamics, and Trajectories freely available at: www.InvestigatingCrises.org. READ MORE

November 28, 2016

Editor’s note: This analysis is part of 2017 Presidential Inbox — an ongoing Stimson Center series examining the major global challenges and opportunities the Trump administration faces during its first 100 days in office. READ MORE

November 21, 2016 | EXPERT: Eric Miller

Editor’s note: This analysis is part of 2017 Presidential Inbox — an ongoing Stimson Center series examining the major global challenges and opportunities the Trump administration faces during its first 100 days in office. READ MORE

September 25, 2015 | EXPERT: Brian Finlay

From the refugee crisis in the Middle East and North Africa, to the recruitment of Westerners and others to join ISIS in Iraq and Syria, around the world, people are on the move. READ MORE

April 29, 2015 | STAFF: Julia Thompson , EXPERT: Joshua T. White , EXPERT: Michael Krepon , EXPERT: Shane Mason

Deterrence between India and Pakistan is becoming less stable with the passage of time and an increase in nuclear weapon capabilities. India and Pakistan have not addressed basic issues in dispute, nor have they agreed to set them aside. READ MORE

March 6, 2015 | EXPERT: Shannon Dick

In April 2014, Boko Haram shocked the world when it stormed a secondary school in Chibok, northeastern Nigeria, and abducted over 200 girls. READ MORE

January 5, 2015 | EXPERT: Brian Finlay , EXPERT: Johanna Mendelson Forman

Co-written by Managing Director Brian Finlay, Senior Advisor Johanna Mendelson Forman, and Scoville Fellow James McKeon,the newest report from the Stimson Center’s Managing Across Boundaries initiative, entitled Beyond Boundaries in Brazil: Innovating for Proliferation Prevention, examines Brazil’s role as a proponent of more holistic solutions for enduring security challenges. READ MORE

June 17, 2014 | EXPERT: Joshua T. White

Since the earliest days following the nuclear tests by India and Pakistan in 1998, policymakers in the United States and Europe have struggled to envision a realistic path by which Pakistan might achieve some measure of nuclear normalization. READ MORE

March 6, 2014 | EXPERT: Gerson Sher

Unraveling the events in Ukraine, and the reaction in Russia, is another exercise in peeling back the layers of the onion of Russian imperial history. While most of the more spectacular events of the past few weeks are already well known in the West, there are some nuances that deserve examination in a little more depth - in particular, their impact on civil society, particularly in Russia. READ MORE

December 27, 2013 | EXPERT: Brian Finlay , EXPERT: Johanna Mendelson Forman

By Johanna Mendelson Forman and Brian Finlay -- In the 20 years since the signing of the North American Free Trade Agreement, NAFTA, by President George H.W. READ MORE

June 10, 2013 |

The attempted Christmas Day bombing of a Northwest flight from Amsterdam to Detroit once again thrust airport security into the headlines. READ MORE

May 15, 2013 | EXPERT: Brian Finlay

A discussion with Brian Michael Jenkins about his new book, "When Armies Divide: The Security of Nuclear Arsenals During Revolts, Coups and Civil Wars." READ MORE

February 21, 2012 | EXPERT: Johan Bergenas

Over the past 30 years, the process of globalization has revolutionized international affairs. READ MORE

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