The Defense360 microsite is the home for research conducted by experts from the CSIS International Security Program (ISP). Defense360 features reliable, nonpartisan analysis and commentary from ISP experts on key elements of national security policy including strategy, budget, forces, acquisition, and reform. This analysis informs policymakers' decisions on the threats and opportunities shaping U.S. interests at home and abroad.
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Report by Gregory Sanders , Rhys McCormick , and Andrew Philip Hunter — April 15, 2019
Event by Todd Harrison , Mark F. Cancian , Andrew Philip Hunter , Kathleen H. Hicks , and Mackenzie Eaglen — January 31, 2019
Brief by Mark F. Cancian , Todd Harrison , Seamus P. Daniels , Andrew Philip Hunter , and Kathleen H. Hicks — January 31, 2019
Commentary by Tom Karako — December 21, 2018
Commentary by John Schaus — December 21, 2018
Commentary by Todd Harrison and Seamus P. Daniels — December 21, 2018
Commentary by Andrew Philip Hunter — December 21, 2018
Commentary by Kaitlyn Johnson — December 21, 2018
Commentary by Gregory Sanders — December 14, 2018
Commentary by Suzanne Spaulding and Mieke Eoyang — December 14, 2018