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Wed, Jul 28, 2021

The security of defense trade with allies: Enhancing contact, contracts, and control in supply chains

The COVID-19 pandemic and a wave of "Buy American" policies have cast doubt on the ability of foreign suppliers to provide crucial defense goods and services to the US Department of Defense in times of crisis or conflict. Forward Defense Nonresident Senior Fellow James Hasik recommends the expansion of security of supply agreements (among other measures) to fully leverage the defense-industrial bases of US allies and partners and best support US security priorities.

Issue Brief by James Hasik

Defense Industry Defense Policy

Tue, Jul 27, 2021

Slavin quoted in VOA Russia on the withdrawal of American troops in Iraq

In the News by Atlantic Council

Defense Industry Defense Policy

Thu, Jul 22, 2021

Preble on the Net Assessment podcast: Solving the Navy’s strategic bankruptcy

On July 22, Christopher Preble led a discussion with co-hosts on War on the Rocks’ Net Assessment podcast about Chris Dougherty’s recent article “Gradually and then Suddenly: Explaining the Navy’s Strategic Bankruptcy.” The three discussed what was needed to get the Navy back on track and what practical decisions could help to close the gap […]

In the News by Atlantic Council

Defense Industry Defense Policy

Mon, Jul 12, 2021

Grundman quoted in DefenseNews on the economic effects of COVID-19

Forward Defense Senior Fellow Steven Grundman quoted in DefenseNews in an article titled "Riding the wave: Defense revenues rise despite a dark 2020."

In the News

Defense Industry Defense Technologies

Thu, Jul 8, 2021

Rodriguez in Government Matters on the risks of sole-sourcing

Forward Defense Senior Advisor Stephen Rodriguez interviewed for an article in Government Matters titled "Sole-sourcing spare parts hinders military readiness, says national security expert."

In the News by Atlantic Council

Defense Industry Defense Policy

Wed, Jul 7, 2021

Kroenig speaks at the Nuclear Triad Symposium on modernization

Scowcroft Center Deputy Director Matthew Kroenig presents at the twenty-first Nuclear Triad Symposium.

In the News by Atlantic Council

China Defense Industry

Mon, Jul 5, 2021

Nurkin in ExpressWire on uncrewed systems

Forward Defense Nonresident Senior Fellow Tate Nurkin quoted in Express Wire on his latest IScann Group white paper on the use of uncrewed systems.

In the News by Atlantic Council

Defense Industry Defense Technologies

Wed, Jun 30, 2021

Nurkin in the Sydney Morning Herald on a space-based conflict with China

Forward Defense Nonresident Senior Fellow Tate Nurkin quoted in an article in the Sydney Morning Herald titled "If the US went to war with China, who would win? It depends how it starts."

In the News by Atlantic Council

China Defense Industry

Tue, Jun 29, 2021

Rodriguez on in Defense News on the Pentagon’s supply chain

Forward Defense Senior Advisor Stephen Rodriguez in writes in DefenseNews on the state of the Pentagon’s supply chain."

In the News by Atlantic Council

China Defense Industry

Fri, Jun 11, 2021

Despite COVID-19 pandemic, NATO defense spending continues to rise

Even in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, NATO allies have continued to increase their defense investments.

New Atlanticist by Connor McPartland

Defense Industry Europe & Eurasia