Putin’s Petroleum Paradise

Adriianna M. Lagorio is pursuing a M.A. in Security Policy Studies at the Elliott School of International Affairs with specializations in Latin American security and counterterrorism. She attended the University of San Diego for her undergraduate degree where she studied […]


Editors’ Note, Summer 2019

Policy work inherently requires us to make rational value judgements, based on facts and evidence. The cherished exchange of ideas between private, non-profit, and governmental organizations — ever evident in Washington, D.C. — suggests that policymakers are heavily influenced by […]


Volume XXVII, No. 2: Summer 2019

Editors’ Note Hatim Bukhari and Jack Stuart The SOUTHCOM Reconnaissance Systems Program in Colombia Tessa McLinden Putin’s Petroleum Paradise Adriianna Lagorio Iran and UAE in Yemen: Regional and Global Ambitions Aaron Tielemans Space Power and Trajectory of U.S. Influence in […]


Editors’ Note, Winter 2019

We began work on this issue with the belief that we were about to present more than a collection of research and policy writing, and rather the perspectives and priorities of future leaders in the international affairs arena. The International […]