Project Code: STATE-USA-PM-60

Global Defense Trade Controls Research

Project Title Global Defense Trade Controls Research
Project Summary Help inform U.S. risk assessments of proposed commercial exports of defense articles and defense services by researching export control systems of allies and partners.
Country United States
Agency Department of State
DoS Office PM/DTCP
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 5
Project Description

The virtual intern would assist in researching, verifying, analyzing, and compiling information related to the defense trade control systems of various countries that receive U.S. defense articles and defense services. This would include but not be limited to open source research into countries’ key defense firms, foreign direct investment screening, participation in multilateral control regimes, export control lists, and other facts related to the defense trade. The intern would be contributing to the Office of Defense Trade Control Policy’s assessment of the risk of diversion for commercially exported U.S. defense articles and defense services.

Required Skills or Interests
Analytical writing
Economic analysis
Political Analysis
Additional Information

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