Business Council for American Security President and CEO of Risk Cooperative Dante Disparte on Understanding Social Risk Insurance

Business Council for American Security President and CEO of Risk Cooperative Dante Disparte together with James Sisco wrote the following article which was also published online at Risk Management Magazine. Traditional insurance coverage acts as a passive mechanism to protect against an unlikely but extreme financial loss. Particularly in emerging markets where historical loss information […]

The post Business Council for American Security President and CEO of Risk Cooperative Dante Disparte on Understanding Social Risk Insurance appeared first on American Security Project.

Read more »

Global Security Forum 2015

On Monday, November 16th, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) hosted the Global Security Forum 2015 in Washington, DC. The event featured panels of government officials, think tank fellows, and business professionals to discuss the major national security issues facing the nation and the possible solutions to these bedeviling quandaries.

The post Global Security Forum 2015 appeared first on American Security Project.

Read more »

Biden: Infrastructure a National Security Issue

The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace hosted the “American Job Creation and Infrastructure Forum” on Thursday, October 9. The event featured a panel consisting of members of congress, think tanks, and experts. It also featured three keynote speakers: Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Senator Elizabeth Warren, and Vice-President Joe Biden.

The post Biden: Infrastructure a National Security Issue appeared first on American Security Project.

Read more »

The Emergence of the Trans-Pacific Partnership

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is the largest regional trade accord in history. It finally emerged after years of negotiations between the US and eleven Pacific Rim nations.

The post The Emergence of the Trans-Pacific Partnership appeared first on American Security Project.

Read more »

China’s War on the Law of the Sea Treaty and Implications for the U.S.

While the US fails to pass the Law of the Sea, China is doing everything it can to undercut the convention.

The post China’s War on the Law of the Sea Treaty and Implications for the U.S. appeared first on American Security Project.

Read more »

Iranian Human Rights Defenders Coming Out Massively in Support of the Iran Deal

Dr. Trita Parsi, President of the National Iranian American Council, shows the Iran nuclear deal continues to gain more international support from groups.

The post Iranian Human Rights Defenders Coming Out Massively in Support of the Iran Deal appeared first on American Security Project.

Read more »

TFTA: Africa’s Crucial Inflection Point

On August 10th, the following post by BCAS Chairperson Dante Disparte and Junior Adjunct Fellow John Bugnacki appeared on International Policy Digest.   On June 10, 2015, at the 25th African Union Summit in Cairo, Egypt, African leaders signed the Tripartite Free Trade Agreement (TFTA). Prior to its signing, the agreement had been in negotiations […]

The post TFTA: Africa’s Crucial Inflection Point appeared first on American Security Project.

Read more »

Panel Recap: ACCOUNTdown to 2017

On Tuesday, the Modernizing Foreign Assistance Network (MFAN) hosted the event ACCOUNTdown to 2017. The primary dialogue centered on how aid donor countries and their partners could reform and necessitate international standards in order to guarantee aid effectiveness.

The post Panel Recap: ACCOUNTdown to 2017 appeared first on American Security Project.

Read more »

American Security Project 2015-07-27 18:42:40

American Security Project announces the launch of The Business Council for American Security (BCAS), a permanent membership group supporting ASP.

The post appeared first on American Security Project.

Read more »