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If the U.S. Military Were Starting Fresh…

July 14, 2014 • By Todd HarrisonAnalysis

If the U.S. military were starting fresh, I would begin by designing a new personnel system. I would put more money into the forms of compensation service members value most,…

China’s Missile Forces Are Growing: Is It Time to Modify the INF Treaty?

July 2, 2014 • By Evan B. MontgomeryAnalysis

U.S. forces in East Asia are becoming increasingly vulnerable to China’s missiles, which could be used against the air bases and aircraft carriers that underpin U.S. power projection. Could a…

China’s Rising Military Might: A Grand-Strategy Surprise?

June 11, 2014 • By Evan B. MontgomeryAnalysis

While proponents of different U.S. grand strategies might concur that China has the greatest potential to challenge America over the long run, they don’t see that challenge as a very…

Contested Primacy in the Western Pacific: China’s Rise and the Future of U.S. Power Projection

June 9, 2014 • By Evan B. MontgomeryAnalysis

No single issue is likely to have a more profound impact on the future of international relations than the evolving relationship between the United States and the People’s Republic of…

CongressWatch Breaks Down Politics of Defense Budget Outlook

June 2, 2014 • By AdministratorAnalysis

DoD Program Cuts: Todd Harrison discusses Congress, defense spending and politics.