On August 4th and 5th, the Tobin Project convened a Conference on Inequality and Decision Making. Participants examined the ways in which rising economic inequality might influence the perceptions, beliefs, and behaviors of Americans.
On May 20th, the Tobin Project convened policymakers and scholars across a range of disciplines for a meeting in Washington, DC on “Reassessing Threat Assessment: Building a Better Framework for Evaluating Strategic Threats.” Participants explored where new academic scholarship on past threat assessments could help develop the tools we need to accurately and reliably assess threats we face today.
How can the U.S. craft a sustainable security strategy in the face of shifting threats, sharp resource constraints, and a changing balance of power? The National Security initiative's work on this question, which will be published in an Oxford University Press edited volume, is now available for free download.