John Speed Meyers is a doctoral candidate at the Pardee RAND Graduate School and an assistant policy researcher at the RAND Corporation. He has previously worked at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments and at the Center for Gun Policy and Research at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He has been a Rosenthal fellow at the State Department's China desk and a Tisch summer fellow at the Defense Department's office of Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation. His research interests include military force planning, nuclear strategy, Chinese foreign policy, civil-military relations and firearm-related violence. He was a member of RAND's Gun Policy in America project.
John Speed Meyers, "Reputation Matters: Evidence from the Korean War," Journal of International and Area Studies, 22(2), 2015
John Speed Meyers, "Will a President Approve Air-Sea Battle? Learning from the 1958 Taiwan Strait Crisis," Infinity Journal, 4(4), 2015
Cassandra K. Crifasi, John Speed Meyers, Jon S. Vernick, Daniel W. Webster, "Effects of Changes in Permit-to-Purchase Handgun Laws in Connecticut and Missouri on Suicide Rates," Preventive Medicine, 79, 2015