Publications

Publications

2017

 

Why the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Will Worsen Tensions in Southern AsiaWar On The Rocks

September 28, 2017

 


The South Asian Vortex,The American Interest

September 13, 2017

 


Washington Runs Serious Risk in Coercing IslamabadThe Cipher Brief

August 23, 2017

 

 


Cipher Brief Expert View: Sharif’s Resignation a Win for Pakistani MilitaryThe Cipher Brief

July 28, 2017

 

 


Pakistan’s Proxy Strategy Principal Cause of Mistrust for U.S.The Cipher Brief

July 6, 2017

 

 


Pakistan’s Entrenched Deep State, The Cipher Brief

March 22, 2017

 

 


Pakistan Needs a Dose of Trump’s Madman DiplomacyForeign Policy

January 6, 2017

 

 


What Future for the Asia Pivot Under Trump?, Council on Foreign Relations

December 14, 2016

 

 


Pakistan’s Influence and Control, The Cipher Brief

October 12, 2016

Shrewd move: India’s surgical strikes delivered the right messages to multiple audiences at once, Scroll

October  2, 2016

 

 


Subcontinental Drift, The American Interest

September/October 2016

 

 

 


Rebalance the Rebalance: China, India, and the United States, Foreign Affairs

July 13, 2016

 

 


Behind China’s Gambit in Pakistan, Council on Foreign Relations

May 12, 2016

 


A Real Force To Be Reckoned With, The Cipher Brief

April 20, 2016

 

 

 


Preparing for Change, The Cipher Brief

March 29, 2016

 

 

 


Stop Writing Pakistan Blank Checks, Foreign Policy

February 16, 2016

 

 

 


The Strange Tale of Sino-Pakistani Friendship, Asia Policy

January 28, 2016

 

 


Perspectives on the Contest of the Century: The View from the U.S., The Cipher Brief

January 4, 2016

 

 


Why a Nuclear Deal With Pakistan Is Not Realistic, Timely, or Wise, Testimony before House Committee on Foreign Affairs

December 8, 2015

 


The Sino-Indian Conflict Scenario, The Diplomat

December 2, 2015

 

 


It’s Time for a Frank Talk with Pakistan’s Army Chief, Defense One

November 17, 2015

 

 


Armed Confrontation Between China and IndiaCouncil on Foreign Relations

November 2015

 

 


No Time for a Nuclear Deal with PakistanThe Diplomat

October 22, 2015

 

 


The Pakistan Problem: Superficially NormalThe Cipher Brief

October 7, 2015

 

 

 


Buying More TimeThe Cipher Brief

August 25, 2015

 

 

 


Taliban in Transition: Three Things to KnowCouncil on Foreign Relations

August 19, 2015

 


A New Era for China and Pakistan?, China File

April 23, 2015

 

 


Peace Through Strength, Indian-style, Indian Express

January 26, 2015

 

 


Down But Not Out: Kerry’s Diplomatic Opportunity in South Asia, Foreign Policy

January 13, 2015

 

 


Media Conference Call: Peshawar School AttackCouncil on Foreign Relations

December 17, 2014


Behind Pakistan’s Taliban WarCouncil on Foreign Relations interview

December 17, 2014

 

 


A Review of “The Army and Democracy: Military Politics in Pakistan,” Asian Affairs, Volume 41, 2014 – Issue 4

December 12, 2014

 

 

 


The Future of U.S.-Pakistan Relations, Seminar

December 1, 2014

 

 


Pakistani Military Cool Amid Political Crisis, Council on Foreign Relations interview

September 12, 2014


India, U.S., and the Bounds of Goodwill, Indian Express

September 4, 2014

 

 


The National Security Implications of Pakistan’s Latest Political Crisis, Just Security

August 27, 2014

 

 


Why Street Protests Work in Pakistan, Foreign Policy

August 15, 2014

 

 


Saudi Arabia’s New Strategic Game in South Asia

July 18, 2014

 

 


The Different Taliban Worlds, Council on Foreign Relations interview

July 10, 2014


Planning for Withdrawal in Afghanistan May Be Smart, But It’s Not Wise, Defense One

April 15, 2014


No Surprises in Pakistan, Indian Express

April 1, 2014


In Bad Faith, Foreign Policy

February 19, 2014


Reorienting U.S. Pakistan Strategy: Three Things to Know, Council on Foreign Relations

January 21, 2014

 


How will the withdrawal of U.S. forces from Afghanistan affect U.S.-Pakistan relations?, Ask CFR Experts

January 21, 2014


Reorienting U.S. Pakistan StrategyCouncil on Foreign Relations

January, 2014

 

 

 


Prospects for Afghanistan in 2014Council on Foreign Relations

December 18, 2013


Pakistan’s New Army Chief: What it Means for the United States, Los Angeles Times

December 6, 2013

 

 


Keeping a Foothold in Pakistan, World Affairs Council of Northern California

December 5, 2013

 

 


The State of U.S.-Pakistan Relations

December 4, 2013


Killing of Pakistani Terrorist Is a Possible Turning Point, The Washington Post

November 8, 2013

 

 


U.S.-Pakistan Relations, CFR Transcript

October 23, 2013

 

 


Let Pakistan’s Taliban Talks Fail Without Us, Reuters

October 22, 2013

 

 

 


What is the impact of growing Pakistan-China relations on the United States and India?, Ask CFR Experts

October 15, 2013


Politics and Indo-Pakistani Normalization, CFR Expert Brief

October 14, 2013


No Exit from Pakistan: America’s Tortured Relationship with Islamabad, Cambridge University Press

October, 2013

 

 


Caught In A Tangled Web, Indian Express

September 18, 2013


A Big New Idea for U.S.-Pakistan Relations, Defense One

August 7, 2013


How to Read the U.S.-Pakistani Restart, Council on Foreign Relations Interview

August 5, 2013

 

 


A New Drone Deal For Pakistan, Foreign Affairs

July 16, 2013

 

 


What should be the key constructs of the U.S. engagement with Pakistan, specially post 2014?, Ask CFR Experts

June 28, 2013


United States Should Remove Barriers to Trade With Pakistan, India, The Washington Post

June 6, 2013

 

 


Media Conference Call: Daniel Markey and Cameron Munter

May 15, 2013


Three Priorities for Pakistan’s New Government, The Christian Science Monitor

May 14, 2013


Viewpoints: The Impact of Elections in Pakistan, BBC

May 13, 2013


What if Pakistan’s ‘Old Lion’ Returns to Govern?Council on Foreign Relations

May 7, 2013


Online Debate: The Civil-Military Equation in Pakistan, Indian Council on Foreign Relations

May 6, 2013


Well, This Is Awkward, Foreign Policy 

April 25, 2013


Pakistan Update: Religion, Violence, and ResponsibilityCouncil on Foreign Relations

April 2, 2013


Media Conference Call: Ryan Crocker and Daniel Markey on Pakistani ElectionsCouncil on Foreign Relations

April 1, 2013


How can the United States assist dialogue between India and Pakistan on Afghanistan? Council on Foreign Relations

April 1, 2013


A Pakistani Strategic Shift? Testimony before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs

March 19, 2013

 

 


Pakistan’s Wildcard, Foreign Policy 

March 14, 2013


Support Process Over Personalities in PakistanCouncil on Foreign Relations

February, 2013

 

 


Is This Time Different?, The American Interest

January 10, 2013


A New ‘Degree of Hope’ for AfghanistanCouncil on Foreign Relations

December 19, 2012


The Nixon Test, The Indian Express

October 24, 2012


The Haqqani Network Blacklisted: Three Things to KnowCouncil on Foreign Relations

September 7, 2012


Eye of the Storm for U.S.-Pakistan Relations

August 21, 2012


The Widening U.S.-Pakistan Rift

June 7, 2012


Afghanistan’s Cross-Border Threat

April 18, 2012


Video Brief: India

March 29, 2012


Gauging Taliban Moves in Pakistan

March 8, 2012


U.S.-Pakistan Relations: The Year Past, The Year Ahead

February 2, 2012


Video Brief: Pakistan

February 2, 2012


Media Conference Call: A Tougher U.S. Tack on Pakistan

September 28, 2011


A Tougher U.S. Tack on Pakistan

September 28, 2011


The Gloves Come Off

September 23, 2011


Managing Instability on China’s Periphery, “Pakistan Contingencies,” Council on Foreign Relations

September 2011

 

 


9/11 Lessons: Afghanistan and Pakistan

August 26, 2011


Another Challenge to U.S.-Pakistan Ties

July 21, 2011


How Cuts Affect U.S.-Pakistan Ties

July 11, 2011


Beyond bin Laden, “Islamabad, Washington, and the Long Road Ahead”

May 2011

 

 

 

 


Next Steps for Pakistan Strategy

May 2011

 

 


Can We Trust Pakistan?

May 9, 2011


The U.S. Strategy In Afghanistan And Pakistan

May 4, 2011


Bin Laden Death Heightens U.S.-Pakistan Tensions

May 3, 2011


What’s Next for al-Qaeda?

May 2, 2011


More Tense Times Ahead for U.S.-Pakistan

May 2, 2011


Can We Trust Pakistan?

May 9, 2011


The U.S. Strategy In Afghanistan And Pakistan

May 4, 2011


Bin Laden Death Heightens U.S.-Pakistan Tensions

May 3, 2011


What’s Next for al-Qaeda?

May 2, 2011


More Tense Times Ahead for U.S.-Pakistan

May 2, 2011


U.S.-Pakistan Partnership in Peril

April 14, 2011


“Pakistan,” in Climate Change and National Security A Country-Level Analysis, Georgetown University Press

March 2011

 

 


U.S.-Pakistan Intel Ties in Trouble

March 4, 2011


India-Pakistan Renewed Talks Offer Strategic Opportunity

February 18, 2011


U.S.-Pakistan Relations and the Raymond Davis Crisis

February 2, 2011


Review Won’t Alter Pakistan’s Behavior

December 16, 2010


U.S. Strategy for Pakistan and Afghanistan: Report of a CFR-Sponsored Independent Task Force

December 16, 2010


Failing Afghanistan

December 3, 2010


Will WikiLeaks Hobble U.S. Diplomacy?

December 1, 2010


Council on Foreign Relations Press Conference: Release Of CFR Report on U.S. Strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan

November 12, 2010


U.S. Strategy for Pakistan and Afghanistan

November 12, 2010


U.S. Strategy for Pakistan and Afghanistan

November 2010


Bactrian Gold: Challenges and Hope for Private Sector Development in Afghanistan

November 1, 2010


Solving the Kashmir Conundrum

October 15, 2010


Council on Foreign Relations/Foreign Affairs Back-to-School Event

October 15, 2010


Torrent of Challenges for U.S. in Pakistan

August 20, 2010


WikiLeaks: The Revelations That Aren’t

July 26, 2010


Pakistan’s Gambit in Afghanistan

July 30, 2010


Pakistan’s Shrewd Shift in Dialogue

March 25, 2010


Media Conference Call: U.S. Strategy in Pakistan and Afghanistan

February 25, 2010


Academic Conference Call: India-Pakistan Relations (Audio)

January 27, 2010


Terrorism and Indo-Pakistani Escalation

January 2010


Watching Pakistan Teeter

December 29, 2009


Assessing the Afghan Surge

December 2, 2009


Pakistani Partnerships with the United States: An Assessment

November 12, 2009


Media Conference Call: CFR Scholars Return from AfPak Region

October 30, 2009


U.S.-Pakistan Trust Deficit

October 15, 2009


Don’t Waste the Afghan Election Crisis

September 15, 2009


Teaching Notes: Securing Pakistan’s Tribal Belt

August 20, 2009


Pakistan’s Stake in the Afghan Election

August 20, 2009


Measure Progress the Right Way, The Des Moines Register

July 26, 2009


How the Kashmir Dispute Affects Security in South Asia

July 14, 2009


Developing India’s Foreign Policy “Software,” Asia Policy

July 2009

 

 

 


From AfPak to PakAf: A Response to the New U.S. Strategy for South Asia, Council on Foreign Relations Policy Options Paper

April 2009

 

 


Building Trust Among Anti-Taliban Allies

May 7, 2009


The Current State of Play: Session I of a Council on Foreign Relations Symposium on Afghanistan, Pakistan and U.S. National Security

April 21, 2009


Zardari’s War, Foreign Policy

March 2009


India, Pakistan, and the Role of Religion (Audio)

February 11, 2009


The President’s Inbox: The Greater Middle East

January 23, 2009


So You Want to Be a Special Envoy…, Foreign Policy

January 2009


Mumbai: A Battle in the War for Pakistan

December 12, 2008


Preventive Priorities for a New Era, Session II

December 9, 2008


Pakistan’s Militants Trouble New Delhi and Islamabad

December 2, 2008


Afghanistan–A View from the Battleground

November 24, 2008


For Pakistan, a Global Downturn Adds to Woes

November 18, 2008


The Karzai Question, International Herald Tribune

November 17, 2008


Pakistan Postscript, The National Interest

October 30, 2008

 

 


Economic Challenges Add to Pakistan’s Woes

October 24, 2008


Testimony – House Oversight and Govt Reform Hearing on Pakistan, “From Ad Hoc and Transactional to Strategic and Enduring”

September 24, 2008

 

 


U.S. and Pakistan Must Grieve, then Unify After Marriott Bombing

September 21, 2008


Hotbed of Terror

August 11, 2008


Securing Pakistan’s Tribal Belt, Council on Foreign Relations

July/August 2008

 

 

 


Is a Pakistan Truce Good for the United States?

May 21, 2008


 Why Pakistan Plays ‘Lets Make a Deal’

May 8, 2008


Continuing Challenges for U.S. Foreign Policy: Pakistan (Audio)

February 26, 2008


Letter to the Editor: India Watch

February 16, 2008


Daniel Markey on Pakistan

March 24, 2008


Continuing Challenges for U.S. Foreign Policy: Pakistan [Rush Transcript; Federal News Service]

February 26, 2008


Media Conference Call: Pakistan’s Election [Rush Transcript; Federal News Service]

February 19, 2008


CFR Scholars Respond to State of the Union

January 28, 2008


Quiet continuity for U.S.-India relations

January 7, 2008


Media Conference Call: Daniel Markey on the Assassination of Benazir Bhutto [Rush Transcript; Federal News Service]

December 27, 2007


Policy Options Paper–Pakistan

December 2007


Should the U.S. Abandon Pervez Musharraf?

November 27, 2007


Teleconference: The Situation in Pakistan

November 6, 2007


Markey: Crucial To Hold Pakistan Elections on Time in January

November 5, 2007


The Summer of Pakistan’s Discontent

September 20, 2007


No Substitute for American Resolve

August 17-23, 2007


Conference Call with Daniel Markey

July 25, 2007


A False Choice in Pakistan

July/August 2007


Depersonalizing relations with Pakistan

June 6, 2007


Markey: Concerns That Anti-Musharraf Protests Could Spiral Out of Control

May 16, 2007


The Struggle Within:  What Pakistan’s Unrest Could Mean for the United States

May 16, 2007


Markey: Complex U.S.-Pakistan Relations

February 26, 2007