• Events

    US–Vatican relations on the eve of the US presidential elections

    18 October 2016. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Massimo Franco, Political Columnist, Corriere della Sera
    Arundel House, London
    Tuesday 18 October 2016, 12.30–1.30PM BST

  • Events

    The New Jihadist

    17 October 2016. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Peter Neumann, Professor of Security Studies, King's College London
    Arundel House, London
    Monday 17 October 2016, 12.30–1.30PM BST

  • Events

    The 2016 Elections: Implications for US Foreign Policy and Transatlantic Relations

    26 September 2016. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Dr Jackson Janes, President, American Institute for Contemporary German Studies, Johns Hopkins University
    Arundel House, London
    Monday 26 September 2016, 12.30–1.30PM BST

  • Expert Commentary

    Politico: Barack and Bibi – Goodbye to All That?

    26 September 2016.  Which of the two candidates running to replace Obama next January might do better in restoring the US–Israel relationship and pushing for peace? Dana Allin, IISS Senior Fellow for US Foreign Policy and Transatlantic Affairs and Editor of Survival, and Steven Simon argue that, when it comes to Israel, Hillary Clinton would be a better president in the long run.

  • Events

    The proliferation of terrorist watch lists in the US

    22 September 2016. 

    Discussion Meeting
    Dr Jeffrey Kahn, Professor of Law, Dedman School of Law, Southern Methodist University
    Arundel House, London
    Thursday 22 September 2016, 12.30–1.30PM BST

  • Strategic Comments

    Cyber conflict and deterrence

    14 September 2016. 

    As with the strategic adaptation to nuclear weapons, effectively developing the policies, doctrines and plans required to stabilise the deterrence of cyber conflict constitutes a long-term challenge. Although major powers have exercised mutual restraint for fear of precipitating uncontrollable consequences, the self-deterrence arising from strategic ambiguity is too uncertain to be sufficient. Deterrence-by-denial mechanisms remain the most promising active measures, and arms control should be pursued.

  • Survival

    Clinton and Trump: Two Faces of American Nationalism

    12 September 2016. 

    Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton exemplify new forms of old nationalisms that are likely to define politics in the United States for many years to come.

  • Survival

    Republican Foreign Policy After Trump

    12 September 2016. 

    Donald Trump’s supporters are genuinely questioning America’s role in the world. Republicans owe them persuasive answers on their own terms.

  • Survival

    Information Warfare and the US Presidential Election

    12 September 2016. 

    If the Russian state was indeed behind the leaking of Democratic National Committee emails, it may have overplayed its hand.

  • Survival

    The New Oil Regime

    12 September 2016. 

    The oil-price collapse that began in June 2014 was not just a correction typical of commodity markets. It will be seen retrospectively as the start of a new era.

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