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This Perspective examines how Iranian factional divisions may impact the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action nuclear agreement and its viability if major events were to occur, such as the death of the supreme leader or heightened U.S.-Iran tensions.
Describes a methodology for establishing physical fitness standards for four Air Force occupational specialties, as part of a broader Air Force effort to measure the physical readiness of airmen to perform their jobs.
May 9, 2017
Sean Robson, Maria C. Lytell, Carra S. Sims, Stephanie Pezard, Thomas Manacapilli, Amanda Anderson, Therese Bohusch, Abigail Haddad
Overview that describes the literature search CRCG undertook and the database developed with a goal of assessing the impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and the health, social, and economic wellbeing of Gulf Coast communities.
This report deals with the regulation of logistics infrastructures in Brazil, focusing in particular on the federal level. Brazil, one of the key emerging economies in the world, has a particular need for developing logistics infrastructures.
May 8, 2017
Martin Lodge, Christian Van Stolk, Julia Batistella-Machado, Daniel Schweppenstedde, Martin Stepanek
This report traces how U.S. military policy has evolved through statutory changes and legislative compromises. Today's "traditional" military policy dates back only to 1940. This history provides context for further evolving the U.S. Army.
Individual characteristics (treatment moderators) advance personalized medicine by helping providers assign patients to the most effective treatment; composite moderators have much stronger effects than any individual moderator.
May 4, 2017
Andrea N. Niles, Amanda G. Loerinc, Jennifer L. Krull, Peter Roy-Byrne, Murray Stein, Greer Sullivan, Cathy D. Sherbourne, Alexander Bystritsky, Michelle G. Craske