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Nuclear Strategies in China and Beyond

April 29, 2016

On April 29, 2016 Charles Glaser, M. Taylor Fravel, and Caitlin Talmadge were recently featured on the Wilson Center's Kissinger Institute's panel on "Nuclear Strategies in China and Beyond." They assessed nuclear policy options and the strategic and technological dimensions of a hyptohetical Sino-American nuclear conflict. 

To listen to the podcast and download the panelist's publications, please visit the website

On Point with Tom Ashbrook

Stephen Biddle appears on NPR's On Point with Tom Ashbrook discussing "Why Is The U.S. Sending Special Forces Into Syria and Iraq?"

April 26, 2016

Stephen Biddle, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, appeared on NPR's On Point with Tom Ashbrook on April 26, 2016. Stephen Biddle discusses the push to send Special Forces into Syria and Iraq and its strategy for ISIS. 

Stephen Biddle's Recent Blog Post for the Atlantic Monthly on the War Against ISIS

April 25, 2016

Prof. Stephen Biddle (with Prof. Jacob Shapiro of Princeton) recently wrote a blog post for the Atlantic Monthly on the long-term prognosis for the war against the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq.

Video: How Aggressive is China?

March 15, 2016

On Monday, February 29, Dr. Charles Glaser moderated a panel featuring Robert Sutter, Mike Mochizuki, Robert Daly, and Amitai Etzioni as they assessed China's motives and the extent of the rising power's goals. If you missed the talk or would like to share it, the video is now available! 

Policy Briefs Posted: U.S. Strategic Nuclear Policy Toward China

March 09, 2016

A set of policy briefs that address questions that are central to U.S. nuclear and conventional military policy toward China can now be found under the Research tab, within the U.S. Strategic Nuclear Policy Toward China project page, at Policy Briefs.

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).