Last updated: November 20, 2014
Data and research published in American Political Science Review relating to the period 1990-2010, when the West saw an estimated 1,000 persons become Islamist foreign fighters.
Last updated: November 4, 2014
2013 study in Conflict Management and Peace Science testing a new model of how civilians chose between sides during civil wars, with a case study involving Ukraine.
Last updated: October 25, 2014
2014 study in the Journal of Contemporary China analyzing state-owned and private Chinese firms in Africa, their characteristics and activities, and their relationship with the government.
Last updated: September 24, 2014
2014 roundup of research papers on American air strikes as a tactical and strategic action in countering insurgency, with an emphasis on their subsequent outcomes.
Last updated: September 23, 2014
2014 summary of polling on U.S. intervention in Syria and American sentiment at other key moments of military action through history.
Last updated: September 4, 2014
2014 study from Princeton University and the World Bank showing how rising inequality was linked with increased rates of violent crime in Mexico.
Last updated: July 15, 2014
2014 review of research relevant to the current child migrant crisis in the United States, primarily stemming from Central America.
Last updated: June 13, 2014
2014 review of scholarship that helps provide perspective on the ongoing conflicts in Iraq and Syria, including the rise of the jihadist Sunni group al-Sham.
Last updated: June 11, 2014
2014 paper from Dartmouth College on the evolving research understanding of political violence and a review of key intellectual trends.