Public-Private Partnerships

Global Development

In the modern global economy, the private sector plays an increasingly important role in security. Stimson experts work to identify and develop more effective strategies to engage government and business to work together to address current security shortcomings.


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Current Research

February 26, 2018 | EXPERT: Amanda Shaver , EXPERT: Sally Yozell

Illegal fishing. Yes, Fishing. This growing international problem is a key factor in geopolitical tensions in the South China Sea, piracy off the Horn of Africa, and the deadly narco-trade across Latin America. READ MORE

August 8, 2017 | EXPERT: Richard Ponzio , EXPERT: Robert J. Berg

Over time, the United States and other wealthy governments have designed and operated institutions and bilateral programs to engage effectively the extreme ends of the global wealth spectrum. READ MORE

December 12, 2016 | EXPERT: Debra Decker , EXPERT: Kathryn Rauhut

The long awaited Amendment to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Materials (CPPNM) entered into force on 8 May 2016. READ MORE

November 28, 2016 | EXPERT: William Reinsch

By William Reinsch I’ve delayed commenting on the election, but I do want to make some general comments about the incoming administration’s likely trade philosophy and how they might implement it. A more detailed discussion of specific policy initiatives will come later. 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

April 20, 2016 | EXPERT: Brian Finlay

From the standpoint of security, globalization has made the world a far less safe and predictable place. READ MORE

June 18, 2015

Earlier today at the Peace Palace in The Hague, former U.S. Secretary of State Dr. Madeleine Albright and former Nigerian Foreign Minister and UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Dr. Ibrahim Gambari present Confronting the Crisis of Global Governance, the pathbreaking new Report of the Commission on Global Security, Justice & Governance. READ MORE

February 19, 2015 | EXPERT: Nate Olson

In the U.S., North America, and beyond — 2015 could be a big year in trade. Sooner or later, that could make for a big impact on the global security environment. READ MORE

August 19, 2014 | EXPERT: Nate Olson

Stimson’s Partners in Prevention project seeks to advance mutually beneficial government-industry partnerships. READ MORE

June 10, 2014 | EXPERT: Johan Bergenas

Governments at the United Nations are in full swing designing the next blueprint for global development, the successor to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). READ MORE

April 23, 2012

Managing Across Boundaries Deputy Director Johan Bergenäs and Research Assistant  READ MORE

November 17, 2011 | EXPERT: Johan Bergenas

The U.S. government’s efforts to reduce America’s budget deficit has put funding for nuclear nonproliferation programs, development aid and even defense spending on the chopping block. READ MORE

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