Dr Emma De Angelis
Editor Dr Emma De Angelis introduces the October/November 2017 edition of the RUSI Journal.
Edward Hunter Christie
This article adds to existing research by using quantitative scenarios and counterfactual analyses of Russia’s fiscal conditions under different assumed levels of ambition for defence procurement spending.
Decisions on the conduct of elections in post-conflict countries can have a real impact on long-term peacebuilding efforts.Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding
Politicians, the media and the public remain intensely focused on terrorism and the potential threat posed by ‘foreign fighters’ returning from Syria and Iraq.
Christer Ljungwall and Viking Bohman
The Belt and Road Initiative is gradually moving China and its economy beyond the reach of Western sanctions and reducing the economic impact that a US naval blockade could have.
Lauren Twort and Gabriela Thompson
For the people in Barrow-in-Furness, the defence industry is linked to the community's identity.Defence Spending, Equipment and Acquisitions, Defence Management, UK Defence
Inês Sofia de Oliveira
Inês Sofia de Oliveira reviews The Despot’s Guide to Wealth Management: On the International Campaign Against Grand Corruption by J C SharmanAML/CTF, Organised Crime
Andrew Glazzard reviews Jihadi Culture: The Art and Social Practices of Militant Islamists edited by Thomas Hegghammer.Art, Culture and Literature, Terrorism
Sarah Lain reviews Everyone Loses: The Ukraine Crisis and the Ruinous Contest for Post-Soviet Eurasia, by Samuel Charap and Timothy J Colton.NATO, European Union, International Institutions