What We Wrote

Matthew Cancian, graduate student

Matthew Cancian, “Untangling the Arab-Kurdish Web in Post-ISIL Northern Iraq,” Small Wars Journal, October 20, 2016.


Kelly M. Greenhill, Alum. ’04

Kelly M. Greenhill, “Migration as a Weapon in Theory and in Practice,” invited contribution in Military Review, vol. 96, no. 6, November/December 2016 (Spanish and Portuguese translations forthcoming, May/June 2017).


Van Gurley, MIT Navy Fellow ’03-04

Van Gurley and Lawrence Stone, “Bayesian Search for Missing Aircraft, Ships, and People,” Siam News, November 1, 2016.


Robert Haffa, Alum. ’82

Robert Haffa, “Continuity and Change in American Foreign Policy,” Foreign Policy Association’s ‘Great Decisions 2017’, December 2016, pp. 7-14.


Paul Heer, 2015-16 Robert E. Wilhelm Fellow at CIS

Paul Heer with Joseph W. Prueher, J. Stapleton Roy, David M. Lampton, Michael D. Swaine, and Ezra Vogel, “How America Can Lead in Asia,” The National Interest, December 12, 2016.


Gregory Koblentz, Alum. ’04

Gregory Koblentz and Filippa Lentzos, 21st Century Biodefence: Risks, Trade-offs, and Responsible Science, BWC Review Conference Series Paper No. 3 (Oslo, Norway: International Law and Policy Institute, 2016.


Alan Kuperman, Alum. ’02

Alan Kuperman, “Book Review – Conflict in the Nuba Mountains: From Genocide-by-Attrition to the Contemporary Crisis in Sudan,” Genocide Studies and Prevention: An International Journal 10, 2 (2016), pp. 131-134.


Caglar Kurc, Fulbright Visiting Research Scholar ’12-13

Caglar Kurc and Huseyin Bagci, “Turkey’s Strategic Choice: Buy or Make Weapons?Defence Studies Journal, December 30, 2016.


Jennifer Lind, Alum. ’04

Jennifer Lind, “It Took Years of Diplomacy for Abe and Obama to Stand Together at Pearl Harbor,” Quartz.com, December 27, 2016.


Erik Lin-Greenberg, Alum. ’09

So China Seized a U.S. Drone Submarine? Welcome to the Future of International Conflict,” Monkey Cage, The Washington Post, December 23, 2016.

New Declaration Unlikely to Reduce UAV Proliferation,” Lawfare, November 20, 2016.


Kacie Kieko Miura, graduate student

Kacie Kieko Miura and Jessica Chan Weiss, “Will China Test Trump? Lessons from Past Campaigns and Elections,” The Washington Quarterly and Washington Post Monkey Cage Blog, December 6 2016.


Meicen Sun, graduate student

Meicen Sun, “A Bigger Bang for a Bigger Buck: What China’s Changing Attitude Toward UN Peacekeeping Says About Its Evolving Approach to International Institutions,” Foreign Policy Analysis, December 20 2016.


Caitlin Talmadge, Alum. ’11

Caitlin Talmadge, Review of Jasen Castillo’s Endurance and War: The National Sources of Military Cohesion, H-Diplo Roundtable, January 3, 2017.


David Weinberg, Alum. ’12

David Weinberg, “Americans Can Sue Saudi Arabia Now. So What?” Huffington Post, October 4, 2016.

David Weinberg, “Don’t Let Wahhabism Off the Hook,” Weekly Standard, October 26, 2016.

David Weinberg and Emanuele Ottolenghi, “Why Are U.S.-Sanctioned Airlines Still Flying to the Gulf States?The National Interest, November 6, 2016.

David Weinberg, “A Tale of Two Trumps: What Will the New President’s Approach to Saudi Arabia Be?” Weekly Standard, November 23, 2016.


Rachel Whitlark, Stanton Fellow ’12-13
Rachel Whitlark and Rupal N. Mehta, “Unpacking the Iranian Nuclear Deal: Nuclear Latency and U.S. Foreign Policy,” The Washington Quarterly 39, no. 4 (2016), pp. 45-61.