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Elizabeth Saunders in The WP Monkey Cage on Trump, Iran Deal

October 16, 2017

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Elizabeth N. Saunders, Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, was recently published in The Washington Post's Moneky Cage blog on President Trump's Decision not to pull out of the Iran Deal. Her piece is entitled President Trump didn’t pull out of the Iran deal. Here’s what that says about the politics of foreign policy.

Two Recent ISCS Alumni Publications

October 13, 2017

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Jane Vaynman, an ISCS fellow in 2013, recently published an article in the Washington Post's Monkey cage entitled, Is the U.S. about to ‘cheat’ on the Iran nuclear deal? Here’s how this could backfire and Rachel Elizabeth Whitlark, an alum from 2014, posted in the same publication; The Iran nuclear deal isn’t so great — for Iran.

Alexander B. Downes' Recent Post in the Washington Post Monkey Cage

August 01, 2017

Alexander B. Downes, Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at GW, recently published a new piece in The Washington Post's Monkey Cage blog. In "Would transgender troops harm military effectiveness? Here’s what the research says", Professor Downed takes a closer look at President Trump's ban on transgender military service. 

Alexander B. Downes' New Piece in the Washington Post Monkey Cage

July 31, 2017

Alexander B. Downes, Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at GW, recently published a new piece in The Washington Post's Monkey Cage blog. The Trump administration wants regime change in Iran. But regime change usually doesn’t work critiques the current Administration's Iran policy.

Stephen Biddle's New Essay in the Washington Post Monkey Cage

May 15, 2017

Stephen Biddle, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, and his ISCS-affiliate co-authors Julia Macdonald and Ryan Baker, recently published a new essay in the Washington Post's Monkey Cage blog. "The Trump Administration Wants to Send More Military Advisers to Afghanistan. Good Luck With That," analyzes Security Force Assistance and Afghanistan. 

Recent Publications

Friends, Foes, and Foreign-Imposed Regime Change

November 01, 2017

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Friends, Foes, and Foreign-Imposed Regime Change, Michael Poznansky, Alexander B. Downes, and Lindsey A. O'Rourke, International Security 2017 42:2, 191-195 

The networked peace: Intergovernmental organizations and international conflict

October 03, 2017

Lupu, Y.   (2017).  The networked peace: Intergovernmental organizations and international conflict. Journal of peace research. ,  54 (6), p. 833 - 848. (ISSN: 0022-3433)

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It’s a Crime, but Is It a Blunder? Investigating the Military Effectiveness of Civilian Victimization

October 01, 2017

PPAlexander B. Downes"It’s a Crime, but Is It a Blunder? Investigating the Military Effectiveness of Civilian Victimization," in Civilians and Warfare in World History, ed. Nicola Foote and Nadya Williams (Abingdon: Routledge, 2018), pp. 288-312 (with Kathryn McNabb Cochran).