publications

Policy Briefs



Lawrence P. Markowitz, 2017. “State Responses to the Terrorism-Trafficking Nexus in Tajikistan: Short Term Advances, Long Term Risks”.

Lawrence P. Markowitz, 2017. “State Responses to the Terrorism-Trafficking Nexus in Kyrgyzstan: Short Term Risks, Long Term Prospects”.

Mariya Y. Omelicheva, “Eurasia’s CSTO and SCO: A Failure to Address the Trafficking/Terrorism Nexus,” PONARS Eurasia Policy Memo #455, January 2017.

Mariya Y. Omelicheva, 2017. “Islamist Activity in Kazakhstan,” American Foreign Policy Council’s World Almanac of Islamism.

Mariya Y. Omelicheva, “A Trafficking-Terrorism Nexus in Central Asia,” 30 June 2016 The Diplomat.



Conference Papers



Lawrence P. Markowitz, 2017. “The Crystallization of State Security Institutions In Tajiksitan and Kyrgyzstan,” presented at the annual meeting of the Association for the Study of Nationalities

Lawrence P. Markowitz, 2017. “How the Terrorism-Trafficking Nexus Has Shaped Security Apparatuses in Central Asia,” Central Asian Security Workshop, Central Asia Program, IERES, George Washington University. (Video of the presentation)

Mariya Y. Omelicheva, 2016. “Mapping the Trafficking/Terrorism Nexus in Central Asia,” presented at the Central Eurasian Studies Society annual meeting.

Lawrence P. Markowitz, 2016. “Assessing State Responses to Security Threats in Central Asia,” presented at the Central Eurasian Studies Society annual meeting.