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Ivan Eland
Director and Senior Fellow, The Independent Institute
Robert Higgs
Senior Fellow in Political Economy, The Independent Institute
Charles Peña
Senior Fellow, The Independent Institute

Research Fellows

    Anthony Gregory, Research Editor, The Independent Institute

    David R. Henderson, Associate Professor of Economics, Naval Postgraduate School; Research Fellow, Hoover Institution

    David Isenberg, Advisor, Straus Military Reform Project, Center for Defense Information

    Christopher Layne, Research Fellow, The Independent Institute

    Ian S. Lustick, Professor of Political Science and Director of Graduate Studies in the Political Science Department, University of Pennsylvania

    J. Victor Marshall, Research Fellow, The Independent Institute

    Edward A. Olsen, Professor Emeritus of National Security Affairs, Naval Postgraduate School

    Paul Sullivan, Research Fellow, The Independent Institute

    Eric R. Taylor, Marvin & Warren Boudreaux Professor of Chemistry, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    Charlotte Twight, Adjunct Fellow, The Independent Institute

    Winslow T. Wheeler, Director. Straus Military Reform Project, Center for Defense Information

Board of Advisors

    Lee J. Alston, Professor of Economics and Director, Program on Environment and Behavior, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado; Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research

    Andrew J. Bacevich, Professor and Director, Center for International Relations, Boston University

    Barton J. Bernstein, Professor of History, Stanford University

    Richard K. Betts, Leo A. Shifrin Professor of Political Science and Director, Institute of War and Peace Studies, Columbia University; Adjunct Senior Fellow, National Security Studies, Council on Foreign Relations

    Bruce G. Blair, Chairman and President, Center for Defense Information

    Carl Conetta, Co-Director, Project on Defense Alternatives, Commonwealth Institute

    David Cortright, President, Fourth Freedom Forum

    Justus D. Doenecke, Professor of History, New College of Florida

    Charles W. Freeman, Jr., President, Mideast Policy Council; former Ambassador to Saudi Arabia; former Assistant Secretary for International Security Affairs, U.S. Department of Defense

    Lloyd C. Gardner, Charles and Mary Beard Professor of History, Rutgers University

    Eugene Gholz, Assistant Professor, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas

    William D. Hartung, President’s Fellow and Director, Arms Trade Resource Center, World Policy Institute, New School University

    John D. Isaacs, President and Executive Director, Council for a Livable World

    Chalmers Johnson, President, Japan Policy Research Institute

    Lawrence J. Korb, former Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Defense

    Michael Krepon, Founding President, Henry L. Stimson Center

    Donald L. Losman, Professor of Economics, Industrial College of the Armed Forces, National Defense University

    Allen J. Matusow, William Gaines Twyman Professor of History and Associate Director for Academic Programs, James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy, Rice University

    John J. Mearsheimer, R. Wendell Harrison Distinguished Service Professor of Political Science and Co-director, Program on International Security Policy, University of Chicago

    Jack Mendelsohn, Chairman, Arms Control Association; Vice President and Executive Director, Lawyers Alliance for World Security

    Janne E. Nolan, Director of International Programs, Eisenhower Institute, Center on Peace and Security, Georgetown University

    Edward A. Olsen, Professor of National Security Affairs, Naval Postgraduate School

    Edward L. Peck, former Ambassador to Mauritania and Chief of Mission to Iraq; former Executive Secretary, American Academy of Diplomacy

    Daryl G. Press, Associate Professor of Government, Dartmouth College

    Ralph Raico, Professor of History, State College, Buffalo

    William Ratliff, Research Fellow and Curator, Americas Collection, Hoover Institution, Stanford University

    Leo P. Ribuffo, Society of the Cincinnati George Washington Distinguished Professor of History, George Washington University

    Hugh T. Rockoff, Professor of Economics, Rutgers University

    Bruce M. Russett, Dean Acheson Professor of International Relations, Yale University; Editor, Journal of Conflict Resolution

    Harvey M. Sapolsky, Director of the Security Studies Program and Professor of Public Policy and Organization, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Susan Shaer, Executive Director, Women’s Action for New Directions

    Melvin Small, Professor of History, Wayne State University

    Monica Duffy Toft, Assistant Professor at the Kennedy School of Government and Assistant Director, John M. Olin Institute for Strategic Studies, Harvard University

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