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The following analysis and research commentaries have been published on piracy-studies.org since 2010.

What Future for the Contact Group on Somali Piracy? Options for Reform. Christian Bueger, March 2nd, 2016.

From Military Vessel Protection to Private Security Companies: The Italian Anti-piracy Approach. Eugen Cusumano, October 15th.

The Effective Maritime Security Management Model and its Impact on the Organizational Performance of Shipping Companies, Elena Sadovaya and Vinh Thai. September 16th, 2015.

Contemporary Piracy as an Issue of Academic Inquiry: A Bibliography, Jan Stockbruegger and Christian Bueger, 2nd September 2nd,  2015.

Preventing Piracy off Somalia: Insights from Routine Activitiy Theory, Michael Townsley, August 11th, 2015

Economic Factors for Piracy: The Effect of Commodity Price Shocks, Alexander Knorr, 21st of July, 2015.

The Future of Maritime Security in East Asia: Alternative Scenarious and the Importance of Trust, Sam Bateman, July 7th, 2015

Liberal Cooperation vs. Great Power Rivalry? How the New U.S. Seapower Strategy Shapes World Order, Jan Stockbruegger, June 17th, 2015

Managing Security Risks at Sea: A Challenge for the Shipping Industry, Hans Liwång, Karl Sörenson and Cecilia Österman, June 2nd, 2015

Norm Subsidiarity in Maritime Security: Why East Asian States Cooperate in Counter-Piracy, Terrence Lee and Kevin McGahan, May 19th, 2015

China’s Strategic Dilemma in the Indian Ocean, by David Brewster, April 7th, 2015

Flag States, Privately Contracted Armed Security Personnel and Human Rights Violations at Sea, by Jessica N.M. Schechinger, March 24th, 2015

Combatting Maritime Piracy: African Perspectives on an Emerging Threat, by Henri Fouché, March 3rd, 2015

Pirate Mania: Counter-Piracy and the Security-Development Nexus in Somalia, Brittany Gilmer, February 17th, 2015

Strategies for Resolving Maritime Disputes: Privatization vs. Institutionalization, Sara McLaughlin Mitchell and Stephen C. Nemeth,  February 3rd, 2015

The Maritime Dimension of Conflict Prevention and Resolution: Lessons Learned from East Africa, Francois Vreÿ, January 20th, 2015

What can Shipper do against Pirate Attacks? Insights from Situational Crime Prevention, by Jon M. Shane and Shanon Magnuson, January 6th 2015

Illegal fishing and Organized Crime: a Threat to Maritime Security?, by Don Liddick, December 9th, 2014

Counter-piracy lite? The EU’s ‘Soft’ Maritime Security Drive in the Gulf of Guinea, by Brendan Flynn, November 25th, 2014

What drives Piracy in Sub-Saharan Africa? By Brandon Prins, November 11th, 2014

Pirate Ransom Negotiations: Resolving the Paradoxes of Extortinate Transactions with Somali Pirates, by William Donohue, Franziska Pugh, Sharmarke Sabrie, October 28th, 2014

Who needs NATO to fight Pirates? Why Europe launched EU Counter-Piracy Mission Atalanta, by Marianne Riddervold, October 13th, 2015

A Two-Way Street: Organizing Intelligence Cooperation for the Maritime Transport Industry, by Hassan M. Eltaher, October 1st, 2014

Terror at Sea: Exploring Maritime Targeting by Terrorist Organizations, by Victor Asal and Justin V. Hastings, September 16th, 2014

Beyond Rivalry: EU-NATO Cooperation in Counter-Piracy Operations, by Simon J. Smith and Carmen Gebhard, September 2nd, 2014

Power at Sea: Insights from a Naval Power Dataset, 1865-201, by Brian Benjamin Crisher and Mark Souva, August 18th, 2014

Facts, Figures, Trends: the Contemporary Maritime Piracy Database 2001-2010, by Anamika Twyman-Ghoshal, July 31st, 2014

Rising Powers in Maritime Security: Comparing the Strategies of Brazil and India, by Adriana Erthal Abdenur and Danilo Marcondes de Souza Neto, July 2nd, 2014

Africa’s Maritime Domain: Can the Regional States Ensure a Stable Regime in the Indian Ocean? By P.V. Rao, June 17th, 2014

Enforcing the Law: An Economic Approach to Maritime Piracy and its Control, by Paul Hallwood and Thomas J. Miceli, May 9th, 2014

Reclaiming the Maritime? The AU’s New Maritime Strategy, by Jan Stockbruegger, February 2nd, 2014

In Search for a Mission? The EU’s Regional Training Mission EUCAP Nestor, by Christian Bueger, October 18th, 2013

The Decline of Somali Piracy – Towards Long Term Solutions, by Christian Bueger, September 1st, 2013

Finding a Regional Solution to Piracy: Is the Djibouti Process the Answer?, by Christian Bueger & Mohanvir Singh Saran, August 18th, 2012

The Save Our Seafarer Campaign – More a Hindrance, than a Help, by Christian Bueger, June 6th, 2012

Special Issue on Piracy at Sea, by Samuel Pyeatt Menefee & Maximo Q. Mejia Jr., May 27th, 2012

The EU’s Misguided Move to Fight Pirates Onshore, by James Bridger, May 11th, 2012

The EU and Somalia – Counter-Piracy and the Question of a Comprehensive Approach, by Kerstin Petretto & Hans-Georg Ehrhart, March 22nd, 2012

The Human Face of Piracy: Pakistan’s Response, by Christian Bueger, March 12th, 2012

Pirates and Insurgency: Reframing the Somali Piracy Problem, by Edward Lucas, Februar 24th, 2012

The Mogadishu Roadmap: towards a joint maritime security policy for Somalia?, by Jan Stockbruegger, October 15th, 2011

The New Public Face of the Contact Group, by Christian Bueger, October 5th, 2011

Pirates, terrorists and local politics: the professionalization of Somali piracy, next episode?, by Jan Stockbruegger, August 1st, 2011

The Contours of Piracy Studies in International Relations: Some observations from the ISA Annual Conference, Montreal, 2011, by Jan Stockbruegger, April 18th, 2011

Piracy and International Relations – The ISA conference, by Christian Bueger, Mar 13th, 2011

Is ATALANTA a Humanitarian Mission?, by Christian Bueger, November 19th, 2010

A reliable ally in the fight against piracy? Introducing Puntland, by Jan Stockbruegger, October 11th, 2010

From criminals to conflict parties? The changing face of Somali piracy, by Jan Stockbruegger, September 17th, 2010

An International Piracy Tribunal? The forthcoming Security Council Resolution and the Further Legalization of Responses to Piracy, by Christian Bueger, April 23rd, 2010

Gunmen, Fish and Puntland: the Professionalization of Piracy?, by Jan Stockbruegger, Mar 17th, 2010

Somali Piracy and the International Response: Trends in 2009 and Prospects for 2010, by Jan Stockbruegger, March 6th, 2010