Occasional Papers

Occasional Papers are stand-alone publications that cover a broad range of topics and showcase a new perspective, insight, or analysis of a historical theme or current event.

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Occasional Paper - Paterson

July 2016
The United States and Central America: From Stopping Communism to Stopping Kids

Author:
Dr. Thomas Bruneau

 

 


Occasional Paper - Paterson

April 2016
Critical Infrastructure in Latin America: connected, dependent, and vulnerable

Author:
Dr. Boris Saavedra

 

 


Occasional Paper - Paterson

March 2016
The Challenge of Sustaining U.S. Influence in Latin America in the 21st Century

Author:
Jonathan Bissell

 

 


Occasional Paper - Paterson

January 2016
Transitional Justice in Colombia: Amnesty, Accountability, and the Truth Commission

Author:
Pat Paterson

 

 


Occasional Paper - Realuyo

June 2015
The Future Evolution of Transnational Criminal Organizations and the Threat to US National Security
La Futura Evolución de las organizaciones criminales transnacionales y la amenaza para la seguridad nacional de los EE.UU.

Author:
Celina B. Realuyo

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Occasional Paper - Ospina

July 2014
Measuring Success in the War on Drugs

Authors:
Pat Paterson and Katy Robinson

 

 


Occasional Paper - Ospina

April 2014
La Estrategia en Colombia: Variaciones del Centro de Gravedad

Author:
Carlos Ospina Ovalle

 

 


Occasional Paper - Griffith

January 2014
The United States and the Caribbean 30 Years after the Grenada Invasion: Dynamics of Geopolitics and Geonarcotics

Author:
Ivelaw Lloyd Griffith

 

 


Occasional Paper - Realuyo

August 2013
Collaborating to Combat Illicit Networks through Interagency and International Efforts

Author:
Celina B. Realuyo

 

 


Occasional Paper - Paterson

June 2013
Conflict Resolution in Colombia

Author:
Pat Paterson

 

 


Occasional Paper - Sepúlveda

March 2013
Balance Estratégico Hemisférico 2012

Author:
Isidro Sepúlveda

 

 


Occasional Paper - Downier

March 2013
Pushing the Limits of Security and Defense Cooperation

Author:
Richard D. Downie

 

 


Occasional Paper - Watson

December 2012
Strategy and Why It’s So Hard to Get Right

Author:
Cynthia Watson

 

 


Occasional Paper - SpencerMay 2012
Lessons from Colombia’s Road to Recovery, 1982-2010

Author:
David Spencer

 

 


Occasional Paper - DownieJuly 2011
Critical Strategic Decisions in Mexico: the Future of US/Mexican Defenese Relations

Author:
Richard D. Downie