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CSBA Welcomes New President

The Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments is pleased to announce that Dr. Thomas G. Mahnken will be joining the team in March 2016 as its new President and Chief Executive Officer.

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Thirty-Eight Think Tank Experts Urge Defense Reform

Today, all of CSBA’s senior scholars join dozens of experts from a bipartisan group of think tanks in calling for reforms to the Department of Defense.

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Military Compensation Reform: A New Way of Thinking

Tomorrow, the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission is due to release its final report and recommendations to Congress.  CSBA has been at the leading edge of this issue.  Todd Harrison’s 2012 report, Rebalancing Military Compensation: An Evidence-Based Approach, provided a new way of thinking about compensation reform that was the basis for the survey of military personnel conducted by the commission.

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Air Force Says Mideast Bombing Worsens Maintenance-Staff Shortage

The Air Force says the U.S. bombing campaign against Islamic extremists is exacerbating its shortage of plane-maintenance experts—a gap that is rekindling tensions with Congress about how to manage the nation’s combat aircraft.