Reports from the Space Policy Institute
Integrating National Interests in Space
Target NEO: Open Global Community NEO Workshop Report
Brent W. Barbee, Editor
Analyzing the Development Paths of Emerging Spacefaring Nations: Opportunities or Challenges for Space Sustainability?
M. Ansdell, L. Delgado, D. Hendrickson
Future Human Spaceflight: The Need for International Cooperation
Scott Pace and Giuseppe Reibaldi, Editors
Project Apollo: Americans to the Moon
John M. Logsdon and Roger D. Launius
Collective Security in Space: Asian Perspectives
John M. Logsdon and James Clay Moltz, Editors
Collective Security in Space: European Perspectives
John M. Logsdon, James Clay Moltz, and Emma S. Hinds, Editors
A Failure of National Leadership: Why No Replacement For The Space Shuttle?
John M. Logsdon
This paper appeared in Steven J. Dick and Roger Launius, Editors,
"Critical Issues in the History of Spaceflight," NASA SP-2006-4702.
Perspectives on Space Security
John M. Logsdon and Audrey Schaffer, Editors
Launch Vehicles: An Economic Perspective
Henry R. Hertzfeld, Ray A. Williamson and Nicolas Peter
Further Directions in Satellite-Derived Weather and Climate Information for the Electric Energy Industry
Report of a workshop held March 29 and 30, 2004 at GW
Space Weapons: Are They Needed?
John M. Logsdon and Gordon Adams, Editors
Space Economic Data
Henry R. Hertzfeld
Prepared for the US Department of Commerce, Office of Space Commercialization
The Socio-Economic Value of Improved Weather and Climate Information
Report of a study of the social and economic value to the United States of
improved information about weather and climate
Remote Sensing for Transportation Security
Report of a workshop held on March 13, 14, 2002 at GW; sponsored by the
National Consortium for Safety, Hazards, and Disaster Assessment in Transportation Lifelines
High-Resolution Earth Observations from Space: What are Today's Issues?
Summary of Seminar hosted by The Space Policy Institute, George Washington University and The National Remote Sensing and Space Law Center, University of Mississippi School of Law
The Socioeconomic Benefits of Earth Science and Applications Research: Reducing the Risks and Costs of Natural Disasters in the United States
Ray A. Williamson, Henry R. Hertzfeld, Joseph Cordes, John M. Logsdon
Space and Military Power in East Asia: The Challenge and Opportunity of Dual-Purpose Space Technologies"
Rebecca Jimerson and Ray A. Williamson, Editors
U.S. - Russian Cooperation in Human Space Flight: Assessing the Impacts
John M. Logsdon and James Millar
Dual Purpose Space Technologies Conference Summary
Becky Jimerson and Ray Williamson
Viewing the Earth: the Role of Satellite Earth Observations and Global Monitoring in International Affairs
Becky Jimerson and Ray Williamson
»SPI Director, Scott Pace is quoted in the Politico article How Elon Musk eposed billions in questionable Pentagon spending discussing the role of ULA in American space capabilities.
»SPI Director, Scott Pace, testifies in front of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Environment on NOAA Utilization of Commercial Remote Sensing Data.
»SPI Director, Scott Pace, testifies in front of the Senate Commerce, Science, & Transportation committee on U.S. Human Exploration Goals and Commercial Space Competitiveness. His testimony is available online.
»On October 16, 2015, the Space Policy Institute hosted an informal discussion during which Dr. Philippe Brunet, European Commission Director for Space Policy, Copernicus, and Defense Industry described the plans of the European Union to become the primary European actor in space policy and programs.
»Current SPI Graduate Student Zack Hester's article NASA's Lessons Learned in Long-Duration Spaceflight: The Shuttle-Mir Program was published in Quest Vol. 23, No. 1, 2016.
»SPI Alum Mia Brown wrote an article titled Launch Dilemna: The role of the commercial sector in America's space program which was published by the Brookings Institution.
»Dr. Scott Pace, Director of the Space Policy Institute, spoke on The Implications of U.S. Space Policy Choices at the California Institute of Technology. A video of the lecture is available for viewing here.
»Dr. Scott Pace, Visiting Scholar Deganit Paikowsky, and four SPI alumni attended the 2015 International Astronautical Congress in Jerusalem.
»Dr. Pascale Ehrenfreund, SPI Research Professor, became Chair of the Executive Board of the German Aerospace Center (DLR). Read the announcement here.
»SPI Alum, Stephanie Wan, has been elected as Co-chair of the Space Generation Advisory Council. Congratulations Stephanie! Further information is available online.
»SPI hosts "Careers in Space Policy: A Panel Discussion" with the American Institute of Astronautics and Astrophysics National Capital Section Young Professionals Committee and the GW AIAA Student Chapter.
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