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Former Postdoctoral Fellow Ionut Popescu publishes article in The National Interest on American Grand Strategy

Sep 23, 2020

In "It's Too Soon For America To Kill Its Grand Strategy" Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at Texas State University and former Clements Center Postdoctoral Fellow Ionut Popescu responds to recent criticisms of grand strategy.

Former Predoctoral Fellow Ionut Popescu explores President Trump's lack of a grand strategy

May 21, 2018

In "Trump Doesn't Need a Grand Strategy," Ionut Popescu discusses emergent strategy and grand strategy in the Trump administration, published in Foreign Affairs.

Trump Administration's National Security Strategy and Its Implementation

Dec 11, 2017

Former Postdoctoral Fellow Ionut Popescu writes for Foreign Policy about implementation of President Trump's forthcoming National Security Strategy. 

Emergent Strategy and Grand Strategy: How American Presidents Succeed in Foreign Policy

Nov 17, 2017

Ionut Popescu, who was a Clements Postdoctoral Fellow from 2016-2017 and currently teaches as an Assistant Professor of Political Science at Texas State University, recently published a book on grand strategy.

Trump and Emergent Strategy: The First Hundred Days

Apr 28, 2017

Postdoctoral Fellow Ionut Popescu authors a piece for War on the Rocks on President Trump's foreign policy strategy and offers recommendations for future policymaking.