ACDIS International Security Policy Briefs
The ACDIS International Security Policy Brief series addresses policy aspects of international security issues. They cover a range of topics corresponding to the ACDIS program's prime areas of focus in biodefense, cybersecurity, energy security, nuclear nonproliferation, conflict management, and other subjects related to international peace and security policy. The primary aim of this series is to highlight ongoing academic research at the Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS) and the University of Illinois that serves to inform federal and international policy decisions.
(Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008-04)Dr. Will Laegreid asserts in this policy brief that the occurrence of an emerging infectious disease (EID) event introduced by natural or human causes may have important consequences for international security, with potential ...
(Program in Arms Control, Disarmament, and International Security (ACDIS), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008-05)The last five years in Iraq have made it clear that U.S. foreign policy options can be limited or distorted by the character and abilities of the country's military. Rebuilding and reforming U.S. armed forces will be one ...