Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Countering Iran Requires a Political Strategy

Hudson Institute news

Hoover Institution

Trump's Jerusalem Decision an Answer to Prayers of Many

Hudson Institute news


Newsmax

AND WHEN THE SULTAN GOES MARCHIN’ IN….

'One Belt, One Road' and China's Westward Pivot: Past, Present and Future

DIIS Book
2017
Conference report

Towards an Assessment of North Korea’s Strategic Deterrent

Bitcoin: Have the Lessons of the Financial Crash been Learned?

Capuano Senate Nom. Hearing

 James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy  news

Capuano Senate Nom. Hearing

December 11, 2017
Linda Capuano, fellow in energy technology, has been nominated to serve as administrator of the Energy Information Administration in the ...

Trade & Energy under Trump

Kenneth B. Medlock III

Trade & Energy under Trump

December 11, 2017
Ken Medlock, senior director of the Center for Energy Studies, explores how the Trump administration’s approach to international trade could ...
 James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy  news

Saudi purge

Saudi purge
Published Monday, December 11, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8134
A massive purge of the Saudi elite raises the question of what comes next in Saudi Arabia

New Nuclear Power

New Nuclear Power
Published Monday, December 11, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8176
This Commons Library briefing paper summarises current progress on nuclear power, including conventional reactors, advanced designs, waste disposal and nuclear research.

Brexit: the exit bill

Brexit: the exit bill
Published Tuesday, December 12, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8039
When the UK leaves the EU it is expected to make a contribution towards the EU’s outstanding financial commitments – spending that was agreed while the UK was a member.

Egypt since the mosque attack

Egypt since the mosque attack
Published Tuesday, December 12, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8178

December Terror Threat Snapshot

Immigration Enforcement Actions: 2016

Earl Gregg Swem Library news

Immigration Enforcement Actions: 2016

Saturday, December 9, 2017

INTELLIGENCE AND BALKAN INSTABILITY: REPEATING THE PAST OR MOVING IN A NEW DIRECTION?

NEW LEADER, DEAD END

Exiting the EU: sectoral impact assessments

Exiting the EU: sectoral impact assessments
Published Tuesday, December 5, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8128
On 1 November 2017 the House of Commons resolved that the so-called "Brexit Impact Assessments" should be provided to the Committee on Exiting the EU. This short briefing paper sets out the background to the debate and the Government's response to the resolution.

UK trade with Ireland

UK trade with Ireland
Published Friday, December 8, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8173
Ireland is one of the UK's largest trading partners. This note gives some key statistics on UK-Ireland trade.

The Warfighter in the Twenty-First Century

RUSI news

The Warfighter in the Twenty-First Century
7 December 2017

Brexit: Nothing to Declare? The Future of UK Border Security

OSINT news - EUROSINT gathers intelligence analysts from across Europe to exchange best practices in strategic foresight

オーストラリアの新たな外交政策白書が示唆すること

NIRAオピニオンペーパーNo.33「ICTの進展と金融政策運営」を掲載しました。

田所昌幸(慶応大学教授

JIIA news
Can the "West" survive?」(No.253) / 田所昌幸(慶応大学教授)

Sunday, November 26, 2017

Trump Is Right: Five Ways Chinese Car Makers Are Hosing America

Hudson Institute news


Weekly Standard

Kill All the Poppies

Hudson Institute news


Kill All the Poppies

The intra-Gulf war will be a battle of reputations

Four disintegration risks may threaten the EU’s future

Digital Sustainability Index

Oxford Analytica news

Digital Sustainability Index

With Korn Ferry, we developed an index to measure how organizations can adapt and thrive in the digital economy.
http://www.oxan.com/services/advisory/thought-leadership/thought-leadership-examples/korn-ferry-digital-sustainability-index/

'Effective, Legitimate, Secure: Insights for Defense Institution Building'

POLITICIZED INTELLIGENCE / WOUNDED DEMOCRACY

CYBERCRIME IN EAST AND SOUTHEAST ASIA: THE CASE OF TAIWAN

Friday, November 24, 2017

Engaging Youth to Prevent Violent Extremism

GCSP news
Engaging Youth to Prevent Violent Extremism

UN Special Article by Dr Christina Schori Liang

Al Qaeda Clearing the Path to Dominance in Southern Syria

ISIS Plotting Attacks from Afghanistan

EU has a stake in the struggle against jihadism in the Sahel

DIIS news
Countering jihadist mobilization
 

Preferential Trade Agreements & U.S.-Latin America Trade Relations

James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy  news

Pablo M. Pinto

Preferential Trade Agreements & U.S.-Latin America Trade Relations

November 21, 2017
While academic and popular debates tend to focus on differential benefits and costs of trade across countries or industries, this ...

Nonlinear taxation in an economy with heterogeneous firms and heterogeneous households

James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy  news

Jorge Barro

Nonlinear taxation in an economy with heterogeneous firms and heterogeneous households

November 21, 2017
In an economy with heterogeneous firms and heterogeneous consumers, the authors describe a general equilibrium where firm equity is priced ...

The TX Legislature from left to right

James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy  news

Mark P. Jones

The TX Legislature from left to right

November 20, 2017
With candidates now filing for the 2018 elections, fellow Mark Jones updates his ranking of members of the Texas Legislature ...

NAFTA & U.S.-Mexico Energy Trade

Adrian Duhalt

NAFTA & U.S.-Mexico Energy Trade

November 17, 2017
Postdoctoral fellow Adrian Duhalt examines the economic benefits of strengthening U.S.-Mexico trade under NAFTA, particularly for the U.S. energy sector, ...

Regional interests in African peace operations

DIIS news

DIIS Report explores the operational consequences of regional interests for missions in Mali and Somalia

Learning from Danish Counter-Piracy off the Coast of Somalia

DIIS news

Lessons learned off the Coast of Somalia

The real trouble with radicalization

DIIS news

Three challenges that the research community needs to address

White House Update on Cyber Vulnerabilities Policy

Building capacities for cyber defence

European Security and Defence – The basics

Climate Science Special Report: Fourth National Climate Assessment, Vol. 1

World Trade Report 2017: Trade, Technology and Jobs

World Energy Outlook 2017: Executive Summary

World Energy Outlook 2017: Executive Summary
Earl Gregg Swem Library news

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Migration and security challenges in Yangon's informal settlements

DIIS news

DIIS Report
2017
The case of Hlaing Thayar township

三菱マテリアル、国に報告 海外の航空機大手も調査 カメラアイコン

47NEWS

三菱マテリアル、国に報告 海外の航空機大手も調査

THE PRESIDENT’S BOOK OF SECRETS - THE UNTOLD STORY OF INTELLIGENCE BRIEFINGS TO AMERICA’S PRESIDENTS FROM KENNEDY TO OBAMA

THE RISE OF FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY (FEMA)

Iranian-British dual nationals held in Iran

Iranian-British dual nationals held in Iran
Published Friday, November 17, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8147
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is a UK-British dual national who is held in an Iranian prison on vague charges.

EURATOM

EURATOM
Published Wednesday, November 15, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8036
A Commons Library briefing paper on EURATOM, the European Atomic Energy Community.

In an Era of Brexit and Chinese Power, is it Time for a New UK–India ‘Special Relationship’?

EU Defence: the realisation of Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO)

EU Defence: the realisation of Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO)
Published Monday, November 20, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8149
On 13 November 2017, 23 EU Member States submitted a Joint Notification to the EU Council of Ministers setting out their intention to utilise the Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO) mechanism to further European defence (CSDP).

Israel and Saudi Arabia: The Best of ‘Frenemies’

Brexit and medicines regulation

Brexit and medicines regulation
Published Monday, November 20, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8148
This briefing paper provides an overview of current medicines regulation in the UK and the relationship with the EMA and regulatory agencies in EU Member States.

地方の元気を測る新たな指標づくりのすすめ』他

NRI news

2017年11月号
『地方の元気を測る新たな指標づくりのすすめ』他

http://www.nri.com/jp/opinion/region/index.html

Rohingya crisis

Rohingya crisis
Published Tuesday, November 21, 2017 | Commons Debate packs CDP-2017-0238
Debate Pack for the Westminster Hall debate on the 'Rohingya crisis'.

日本の投資家動向』他

2017/2018
『日本の投資家動向』他

NRI news

http://www.nri.com/jp/opinion/itf_sp/index.html

Animal Sentience and Brexit

Animal Sentience and Brexit
Published Thursday, November 23, 2017 | Commons Briefing papers CBP-8155
This is brief provides an overview of the debate over the recognition of animal sentience in UK law after Brexit

米海軍戦略の動向

OSINT news - analysis of the article James Davitch

OSINT news
analysis of the article James Davitch

НВО
Независимая газета
http://nvo.ng.ru/spforces/2017-10-27/1_971_information.html

2017年11月号 焦点:「外交における法の支配」(No.666)

Friday, November 10, 2017

Life after Trump's White House

Josh Dawsey and Matthew Nussbaum, Politico
What happens when Trump says you're fired?

Conflict-Sensitive Employment Framework (CSEF) for construction and transport companies.

This new Chinese translation of Valuing variability: new perspectives on climate resilient drylands development

IIED news


This new Chinese translation of Valuing variability: new perspectives on climate resilient drylands development is a challenge to those who see the drylands as naturally vulnerable to food insecurity and poverty.

Commission holds policy dialogue with the Transatlantic Taskforce on Antimicrobial Resistance (TATFAR)