Political RiskPolitical Risk
by Condoleezza Rice, Amy B. Zegart
From New York Times bestselling author and former U.S. secretary of state Condoleezza Rice and Stanford University professor Amy B. Zegart comes an examination of the rapidly evolving state of political risk, and how to navigate it.The world is changing fast. Political risk-the probability that a political action could significantly impact a compan ...
Number of pages: 336 | Publication Date: 2018-05-01 | ISBN-13: 9781455542352

Spying BlindSpying Blind
Amy B. Zegart
In this pathbreaking book, Amy Zegart provides the first scholarly examination of the intelligence failures that preceded September 11. Until now, those failures have been attributed largely to individual mistakes. But Zegart shows how and why the intelligence system itself left us vulnerable. Zegart argues that after the Cold War ended, the CIA an ...
Number of pages: 336 | Publication Date: 2009-03-09 | ISBN-13: 9780691141039

Eyes on SpiesEyes on Spies
Amy B. Zegart
Amy Zegart examines the weaknesses of US intelligence oversight and why those deficiencies have persisted, despite the unprecedented importance of intelligence in today's environment. She argues that many of the biggest oversight problems lie with Congress—the institution, not the parties or personalities—showing how Congress has collectively a ...
Number of pages: 144 | Publication Date: 2011-09-01 | ISBN-13: 9780817912840

Protecting the Nation's SeaportsProtecting the Nation's Seaports
by Stephen S. Cohen, Peter Gordon, Jon D. Haveman, Matthew C. Hipp, Seth K. Jacobson, Edward E. Leamer, James E. Moore, Qisheng Pan, Harry W. Richardson, Howard J. Shatz, Jay Stowsky, Christopher Thornberg, Ernesto Vilchis, Amy B. Zegart
Protecting the Nation s Seaports: Balancing Security and Cost examines in detail the full dimensions of the task of port security, including the effectiveness of measures undertaken so far, and the costs to the nation both of implementing adequate port security, and of failing to do so. Jon D. Haveman and Howard J. Shatz, research fellows at PPIC, ...
Number of pages: 298 | Publication Date: 2006-07-01 | ISBN-13: 9781582131207

Flawed by DesignFlawed by Design
By (author) Amy B. Zegart
Challenging the belief that national security agencies work well, this book asks what forces shaped the initial design of the Central Intelligence Agency, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and the National Security Council in ways that meant they were handicapped from birth. ...
Number of pages: 336 | Publication Date: 2000 | ISBN-13: 0884820062888

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