Organisation

Center for Strategic and International Studies

The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) is a bipartisan, nonprofit policy research organisation dedicated to advancing practical ideas to address the world’s greatest challenges.

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CSIS
Report

Race to the top: the case for a new U.S. international energy policy

This report recommends a new U.S. international energy policy, based on reinvesting in domestic energy competitiveness.
Report

The rule of law and sustainable development

Rule of law is widely recognised as essential to governance and sustainable development, but is complex to define. This new report examines how trends in development policy have shaped global support for the rule of law and explores how to enhance its impact on development.
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Just transition concepts and relevance for climate action: a preliminary framework

This paper seeks to explain the just transitions concept, including  its origins and  relevance. It offers  a preliminary framework to describe the range of definitions among stakeholders and their underlying perspectives.
Briefing paper

The escalating terrorism problem in the United States

This CSIS brief examines the state of terrorism in the United States. It asks two sets of questions. First, what are the most significant types of terrorism in the United States, and how has the terrorism threat in the U.S. homeland evolved over time? Second...
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Can telephones race? 5G and the evolution of telecom: part 1

This report looks at the environment for competition by exploring how 5G creates wealth, the standards contest, and the effect of technological change in telecommunications as the United States moves to an 'open' environment.