Senior Fellow Publications

These publications by HSPI Senior Fellows, past and present, highlight the work of a diverse and talented group who aim to foster discussion, provoke debate, and spur thought about crucial and timely issues that may not be receiving their due. The opinions expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily constitute those of HSPI.




2013 Publications

The G8’s Counterterrorism Action Group: leaving takes leadership
Alistair Millar
G8 Journal
June 2013

2011 Publications

Kool-Aid and Color-Coded Comments
Rich Cooper
Security Debrief
April 21, 2011

Debt Notice for the Homeland
Rich Cooper
Security Debrief
April 19, 2011

Cyberspace – The Final, Final Frontier
Ronald Marks
Security Debrief
April 18, 2011

Thad Allen’s reflections on BP Oil Spill One Year Later
Rich Cooper
Security Debrief
April 18, 2011

The Great Illusion
Randall Larsen
Security Debrief
April 14, 2011

New National Preparedness Policy – Worth the Wait, but…
Rich Cooper
Security Debrief
April 12, 2011

Why Mike Garcia should be the next Director of the FBI
Chris Battle
Security Debrief
April 4, 2011

2010 Publications

Heading Off the Next Pandemic
Tevi Troy
The New Atlantis
Fall 2010

We must beware what's in the the cargo hold
Michael Balboni
November 4, 2010

Foundational Questions Regarding the Federal Role in Cybersecurity
Gus P. Coldebella and Brian M. White
Journal of National Security Law & Politics
Vol. 4, No. 1 (2010)

No More Secrets: Then What?
Suzanne Spaulding
The Huffington Post
June 24, 2010

Saving the DNI from Extinction
Suzanne Spaulding
The Huffington Post
May 25, 2010

From Lockerbie to Umar Farouk Abdul-Mutallab (Assessing the Destruction of Civilian Aircrafts by Terrorism)
Jean-Luc Marret
The Center for Transatlantic Relations (Johns Hopkins University) and the Fondation pour la Recherche Strategique
April 2010

Using NHSS 'To Minimize the Risks'
Raphael Barishansky
Domestic Preparedness Journal
April 7, 2010

From the Ferghana Valley to South Waziristan: The Evolving Threat of Central Asian Jihadists
Tom Sanderson and Daniel Kimmage
CSIS Transnational Threats Project Report
March 25, 2010

The risk no one's talking about
Gus P. Coldebella
The National Law Journal
March 22, 2010

Al-Qaeda Central and the Internet
Daniel Kimmage
New America Foundation Report by HSPI Senior Fellow
March 16, 2010

2009 Publications

Homeland Security Appropriations: Context, Major Features, and Some Key Issues Under the Surface
David Trulio
Budget Insight: A Stimson Center Blog on National Security Spending
October 27, 2009

The Rise of the Iranian Dictatorship
Geneive Abdo
October 9, 2009

Rewriting the Narrative: An Integrated Strategy for Counterradicalization
Dr. Matthew Levitt
HSPI Commentary
June 2, 2009

Rethink Before You Reset
Daniel Kimmage
ForeignPolicy.com Web Exclusive
May 2009

Canada and the United States: Time for a Joint Threat Assessment?
Sharon Cardash, Frank J. Cilluffo, and James Jay Carafano
HSPI Commentary
April 22, 2009

Substate Violence in Southeast Asia: Assessing Progress in Escalating Trends
Thomas M. Sanderson and David A. Gordon
Harvard Asia Pacific Review (subscription required)
Spring 2009 Vol. X Iss. 1

President Obama's Overseas Terrorism Challenge
Tom Sanderson
CTC Sentinel
April 2009 Vol. 2 Iss. 4

How to Beat al Qaeda at Its Own Game
Frank J. Cilluffo and Daniel Kimmage
ForeignPolicy.com Web Exclusive
April 2009

Rewriting the Narrative: An Integrated Strategy for Counterradicalization
Report of a task force convened by J. Scott Carpenter, Michael Jacobson and Matthew Levitt
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
March 2009

Hey Good Samaritans—Get a Lawyer!
Seth M.M. Stodder
HSPI Issue Brief
January 30, 2009

Threats to Democratic Values and Principles – the Current Situation in Malmö
Magnus Ranstorp and Josefine Dos Santos
Swedish National Defence College Center for Asymmetric Threat Studies
January 28, 2009

2008 Publications

Fatah al-Islam: Anthropological Perspectives on Jihadi Culture
Michael Taarnby and Lars Hallundbaek
Real Instituto Elcano
December 2, 2008

The Mujahedin in Nagorno-Karabakh: A Case Study in the Evolution of Global Jihad
Michael Taarnby
Real Instituto Elcano
September 5, 2008

Reformulating the Battle of Ideas: Understanding the Role of Islam in Counterterrorism Policy
Rashad Hussain and Al-Husein N. Madhany
The Brookings Institution
August 2008

2007 Publications

Global Movement Management: Commerce, Security, and Resilience in Today's Networked World
Jonah Czerwinski and Dan Prieto et al
IBM Global Business Services

Water Security & Homeland Defense: What Utility Operators Need to Know
Roger Viadero
Government Engineer: The Journal for Public Infrastructure, 3 (2), 50

A Bush-Putin Discussion on the Radar
Richard Weitz
Washington Post Think Tank Town
June 20, 2007

A Military Hot Line Would Mean Little
Richard Weitz
International Herald Tribune
April 8, 2007

Don't Waiver on Wavers
Richard Weitz
Baltimore Sun
March 16, 2007