Asia Security & Defense Analysis
02.10.2017
“Chinese Influence through Arms Exports: A Conversation with Michael Raska,”
CSIS China Power Podcast Series

11.09.2017
"Strategic Contours of China’s Arms Exports"
RSIS Commentary

13.05.2017
"A Nimble 4G SAF Needs Space for Mavericks"
The Straits Times

08.03.2017
"China’s Evolving Cyber Warfare Strategies"
Asia Times

24.01.2017
“Countering the U.S. Third Offset Strategy: Russian Perspectives, Responses, and Challenges.” Co-authored with Vasily Kashin. RSIS Policy Report
 
China Power Podcast
CSIS China Power Podcast Series

 

Books:

 

Military Innovation and Small States - Michael Raska

 


Book Chapters:
Breakthrough on the Korean Peninsula

   
 

Countering the Third Offset Strategy

 

Commentaries
Timely and policy relevant analysis

"Strategic Contours of China’s Arms Exports"
RSIS Commentary

"A Nimble 4G SAF Needs Space for Mavericks"
The Straits Times

"China’s Evolving Cyber Warfare Strategies"
Asia Times

"How China Plans to Win the Next Great Big War in Asia'
The National Interest

"Strategy for handling North Korea Nukes:
Tailored Deterrence'
Asia Times

 

In the News
Media appearances and newspaper interviews

“South Korea Suspends Missile Shield Deployment” 7 June 2017
Bloomberg

“China's Push to Become a Tech Superpower Triggers Alarms" 19 March 2017
The Financial Times

“Chinese Defense Spending Stokes Concern, Debate" 13 March 2017
The Japan Times

“China Fumes as US, S. Korea speed up Thaad Deployment" 7 March 2017
The Straits Times

“Russia's Master Plan to Crush the Third Offset Strategy" 24 January 2017
The National Interest

Academic Papers
Journal articles

Book Review:
"Rebalancing US Forces: Basing and Forward Presence in the Asia-Pacific." Contemporary Southeast Asia Vol. 37, No. 1 (2015), pp. 146–49.

"RMA Paths and Patterns in
South Korea's Military Modernization"
Korean Journal of Defense Analysis (23)3: 369–385. [PDF]

"The Five Waves of RMA Theory"
Pointer-Journal of Singapore Armed Forces (36)3-4.

Beyond the Bomb in the Basement:
Israel's Nuclear Predicament
Asian Journal of Public Affairs (1)2 [PDF]

Book Chapters
Edited volume contributions

"South Korea's Military-Innovation Trajectories," In: Cronin, Patrick (ed.), Breakthrough on the Peninsula: Third Offset Strategies and the Future Defense of Korea (Washington D.C.: Center for New American Security, 2016), 23-39.

"Diesel-Electric Submarine Modernization in Asia: The Role of Air-Independent Propulsion Systems" In: Bitzinger, Richard: Emerging Critical Technologies and Security in the Asia-Pacific (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016).

"Capacity For Innovation: Technological Drivers of China’s Future Military Modernization" - with Richard Bitzinger; In: Kamphausen, Roy and David Lai, The Chinese People's Liberation Army in 2025 (Carlisle, PA, Strategic Studies Institute, 2015).

Lectures
My selected public lectures and presentations

"The Six-Day War: Israel’s Strategy and the Role of Air Power" RSIS [PDF]

"The Development of Precision-Guided Munitions"
GKS Command & Staff College

"Conceptual History of the RMA"
GKS Command & Staff College

"Decoding China's CyberWarfare: Perceptions, Strategies, and Capabilities" RSIS [PDF]

"China's Ballistic Missiles Modernization"
RSIS [PDF]

MTP Reports
RSIS MTP Publications

“Countering the U.S. Third Offset Strategy: Russian Perspectives, Responses, and Challenges.” Co-authored with Vasily Kashin. RSIS Policy Report

RSIS-TDSI Seminar-Disruptive Defense Technologies in Military Operations

Russian Arms Transfers and Asian Military Modernisation
Richard Bitzinger

A Tale of Two Conflicts: The East and South China Seas Disputes and the Risk of War
Ian Forsyth

Confronting Cybersecurity Challenges: Israel’s Evolving Cyber Defence Strategy
Michael Raska

   

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