Alumni Publications

Old Issues, New Threats: Mine Action and IEDs in Urban Environments

February 2020

Dave Luke's Strategic Update looks at the work of Mine Action in Iraq and how it is coming under strain from the contemporary conflict trends of urbanisation and non-state armed groups (NSAG) using improvised explosive devices (IEDs). Read his Strategic Update by clicking here.

Power Dynamics in an Era of Big Data

March 2019

In this Strategic Update for LSE IDEAS, Stacy Langworthy (2017/18) investigates a force under-explored and under-theorised in the world of International Relations and policy making: big data. Who can hold it? Who can harness it? What can it do? Read her Strategic Update by clicking here.

A Digital Geneva Convention? The Role of the Private Sector in Cybersecurity

May 2018

Raquel Vazquez (2016/17) explores what role the private sector should play in the global policy response, with companies on the 'front line' of the cyber threat often being more proactive than states, in this LSE IDEAS Strategic Update. Read her Strategic Update by clicking here.

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