On Brookings’ Order from Chaos, Professor Dan Byman argues that the death toll of a terrorist attack, often inflicted in a spectacular way that draws media attention and leads to political criticism, can undermine faith in government.
Faculty Article: Are Nuclear Weapons Keeping the India-Pakistan Crisis from Escalating — or Making It More Dangerous?
On Monkey Cage, Professor Caitlin Talmadge looks at the recent dispute between India and Pakistan and assesses what impact nuclear weapons have on the stability of the region.
On ChinaFile, Professor Oriana S. Mastro argues that we need to move away from the symbolic and towards devising agendas that help the U.S. better prepare for contingencies in East Asia.
On Lawfare, Professor Ben Buchanan assesses the impact and future consequences of Cyber Command’s actions against the Russian Internet Research Agency.
On Brookings’ Order from Chaos, Prof. Dan Byman argues that in the near future Syria will likely still be the object of meddling and remain an arena for regional competition, with its sovereignty regularly violated.
Learn more about Anna Danau, SSP graduate and founder of Hospitality Intelligence.
Faculty Interview: Negotiating with North Korea, Competing with China, and Another Trump-Kim Summit: A conversation with Oriana Skylar Mastro
On AEI’s Banter Podcast, Prof. Oriana S. Mastro discusses how we avoid war altogether on the Korean peninsula and how the ongoing US-China rivalry will play out.
What comes after ISIS? On Foreign Policy, Professor Dan Byman’s response considers the caliphate’s diminished influence, but the threat of jihadi terrorism remains.
Learn more about Professor Gary Shiffman, Adjunct Professor and Founder of Giant Oak.
In this week’s SSP Student Profile, we interview Rebekah Kennel, Editor-in-Chief of the Georgetown Security Studies Review.