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Sarah Croco: Reexamining the Role of Hypotheticals and Approval in the Study of Audience Costs

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 4:00pm

Sarah Croco, Assistant Professor in the Department of Government and Politics and a Faculty Associate at the Center for International Development and Conflict Management at the University of Maryland

David Edelstein: "Explaining Exit Strategies from Military Interventions"

Monday, April 17, 2017 - 4:00pm

David M. Edelstein, Associate Professor, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University. 

The Intersection of International Law & Geopolitics in Syria

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 4:00pm

The National Security Law Association at GW Law is hosting an interdisciplinary discussion on

Aaron Friedberg: "U.S. Grand Strategy and the Crisis of the Liberal International Order"

Monday, April 3, 2017 - 4:00pm

Aaron Friedberg, Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University.

Tanisha Fazal, "Life and Limb: New Estimates of Casualty Aversion in the U.S."

Monday, March 20, 2017 - 4:00pm

Tanisha Fazal, Associate Professor of Policial Science and Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame.

Achieving and Maintaining Peace in Colombia

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Mauro Gilli: "American Military-Technological Superiority in the Age of the Rise of China, Globalization and Cyber-Espionage"

Monday, February 27, 2017 - 4:00pm

Mauro Gilli, Senior Researcher in Military Technology and International Security at the Center for Security Studies of ETH-Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich).

Joshua Kertzer: "Tying Hands, Sinking Costs, and Leader Attributes"

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 4:00pm

Joshua Kertzer, Assistant Professor of Government at Harvard University 

Critical National Security Issues facing the Next President

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm


Book Talk with Paul Miller: "American Power and Liberal Order: A Conservative Internationalist Grand Strategy"

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 11:30am to 12:30pm

Please join the Institute of Security & Conflict Studies for a book talk with Paul Miller ab

U.S.-China Policy for the Next Administration

Monday, September 26, 2016 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm


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