International Security & Foreign Policy

Strategic Competitors to the United States: Military and Geopolitical Learning and the Future of War

Grant Year: 2020


Kimberly Kagan, James Dubik, Ketti Davison, Jennifer Cafarella, and Elsa Kania will identify the military lessons that the United States, Russia, and China are learning from contemporary conflicts. They will undertake research and conduct interviews to explore ongoing conflicts and competitions in Europe, the Middle East, and East Asia. They will also identify and critique the lessons drawn from those settings by American, Russian, and Chinese leaders. The project’s findings will be presented in a series of reports and articles.

Institute for the Study of War International Security & Foreign Policy

$295,253