Call with the Experts

Call with the Experts is an audio series that connects journalists and RAND donors with RAND experts working on issues relevant to the current policy debate.

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  • Media Conference Call on the Crisis in Mali

    In this conference call with reporters, RAND political scientists Stephanie Pezard and Michael Shurkin provide analysis on the crisis in Mali, including why traditional sources of societal stability are weakening, as well as the difficulties in determining who in Mali can be engaged to fix the nation's problems.

    Dec 13, 2012

  • Threats: Cyber Warfare

    In this conference call, RAND senior management scientist Martin Libicki discusses cyber threats—including the declaration of cyber war by "hacktivist" group Anonymous against Israel—with RAND media relations director Jeffrey Hiday.

    Dec 6, 2012

  • Beyond the Arab Spring

    In this conference call, RAND experts explore the uncertainties created by regional revolutions, the complex continuum of nation-building, and the prospects for success in each emerging Arab democracy.

    Sep 13, 2012

  • What's Next? Afghan Peace Talks

    On August 16, 2011, RAND Expert James Dobbins and Princeton University James Shinn offered their insights on Afghan peace talks during a media conference call moderated by Jeffrey Hiday.

    Aug 16, 2011