Evaluating Public Programs in the Context of Politics and Public Policy

  All governments face the same problem: how can they know whether the actions they take to…


Fighting Terrorism With An Economic Model of Duopoly

  Mudiaga Erhueh. The aftermath of the terrorist attacks in France during the first week of 2015,…


Modern Unconventional Warfare: How Ready are Nation-States and Their Standing Militaries?

The war on terror cannot be fought on a conventional battlefield where opposition forces fire at…


UN Millennium Development Goals: Good intentions with bad consequences

The Millennium Development Goals represent a well-meaning but extremely misguided attempt to assist…


Why Pandemics, such as Ebola, are Threats to Regional and National Security.

Sara E. Davies. Pandemics are for the most part disease outbreaks that become widespread as a…


Industrialization And Economic Growth in Africa

*Hinh Dinh, a Chief Economist at the World Bank, makes a compelling argument in this article. By…


Would Higher Salaries For Civil Servants In Developing Countries Serve As Effective Countermeasure To Bureaucratic Corruption?

CASADE EDITORIAL COMMENTARY. As a countermeasure, yes; but must be complemented with other relevant…


Conference on Global Warming in Lima a Disappointment

Environmentalists have lampooned the outcomes of the recently-concluded Conference of Parties (COP)…


President Obasanjo makes his case on Nigerian Security, Politics, and Development

Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo, in a speech given in Abuja on November 26, 2014, once…