Governance, Organizations, and Security
Governance and organization issues affect government agencies' ability to transcend cultural or bureaucratic problems that can bedevil security policy. They can also impact nations' ability to cooperate with one another. Understanding and addressing these issues is a major priority for CISAC.
John Lewis, one of the world's leading scholars on China, recently sat down with an anchor for CCTV in Beijing to talk about Sino-U.S. relations since the days of Ping Pong diplomacy. Read more »
Why cultures clash when military leaders run the CIACISAC Op-ed: Foreign Policy on November 28, 2012
Amy Zegart explains why military leaders have a difficult time running intelligence agencies. Even though both deal with national security, their organizational structures create very different operational cultures.
CISAC, Shorenstein APARC in the news
The National Research Council released an 18-month study which finds that climate change, whether natural or man-made, poses a major threat to global security. Read more »