Dr. Joseph Hewitt (CIDCM) on risks of political instability around the world;
Dr. Gary LaFree (START) on the frequency, nature, and concentrations of terrorist activity; and
Dr. Jonathan Wilkenfeld(CIDCM & START) on the use of terrorist tactics by ethnopolitical organizations in the Middle East.
In addition, Dr. Tjip Walker from the Warnings and Analysis Division of the Conflict Mitigation and Management unit within the U.S. Agency for International Development provided commentary on the research provided by the presenters. The presentations from this event are available for download here.
Findings from this presentation were drawn from several major projects: