Category Archives: Academic

Balancing Act: The U. S. Military’s Reliance on Contractors to Fulfill Operational-Level Logistical Requirements

[Translate] Balancing Act: The U. S. Military’s Reliance on Contractors to Fulfill Operational-Level Logistical Requirements

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Accounting for and Managing Contractors in Contingency Operations

[Translate] Accounting for and Managing Contractors in Contingency Operations

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Contractors on the Battlefield: When and How? Using the US Military’s Risk Management Framework to Learn from the Balkans Support Contract

[Translate] Contractors on the Battlefield: When and How? Using the US Military’s Risk Management Framework to Learn from the Balkans Support Contract

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The Silent Revolution within NATO Logistics: A Study in Afghanistan Fuel and Future Applications

[Translate] The Silent Revolution within NATO Logistics: A Study in Afghanistan Fuel and Future Applications Master’s thesis NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA DEFENSE ANALYSIS DEPT Evans, Michael J ; Masternak, Stephen W Dec 2012 Abstract : This thesis presents the … Continue reading

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Policies Governing Military Food Service Contracts Effect Soldier Readiness

[Translate] Policies Governing Military Food Service Contracts Effect Soldier Readiness ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA Barnes Jr, Robert L. 01 MAR 2011 Abstract : Policies providing food service contracts within Iraq and Afghanistan and other combat areas allow for … Continue reading

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Reconstruction under Adversity, Rebuilding Iraq — Lessons for the Future

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The New Condottieri and US Policy: The Privatization of Conflict and Its Implications

[Translate] The New Condottieri and US Policy: The Privatization of Conflict and Its Implications Journal article ARMY WAR COLLEGE CARLISLE BARRACKS PA STRATEGIC STUDIES INSTITUTE Smith, Eugene B Jan 2002 Abstract : Machiavelli’s warning against the privatization of conflict is … Continue reading

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Soldiers from the Hills: The Gurkhas

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The Role of Corporate Defense Services in International Security Strategy

[Translate] The Role of Corporate Defense Services in International Security Strategy

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An Examination of the Corporate and Individual Ethical Dilemmas Faced by a Medical Defense Contractor

[Translate] NOTE: I almost NEVER comment on what I post here – I mean it has been years since I last did so – but the man who wrote this was WAY AHEAD of his time.  Everyone should read this. … Continue reading

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