Our Mission Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments CSBA _ab7a83e6-93f8-11e1-84cb-64c6222d735f The Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments (CSBA) is an independent, nonprofit public policy research institute established to promote innovative thinking and debate about national security strategy, defense planning and military investment options for the 21st century. _ab7a85c6-93f8-11e1-84cb-64c6222d735f To promote innovative thinking and debate about national security strategy, defense planning and military investment options for the 21st century. _ab7a8666-93f8-11e1-84cb-64c6222d735f Informed Decision Making Enable policymakers to make informed decisions in matters of strategy, security policy and resource allocation. _ab7a86e8-93f8-11e1-84cb-64c6222d735f CSBA’s goal is to enable policymakers to make informed decisions in matters of strategy, security policy and resource allocation. Analyses Provide analyses to senior decision makers in the executive and legislative branches, as well as to the media and the broader national security establishment. _ab7a876a-93f8-11e1-84cb-64c6222d735f 1 Senior Decision Makers in the Executive Branch Senior Decision Makers in the Legislative Branch Media National Security Establishment CSBA provides timely, impartial and insightful analyses to senior decision makers in the executive and legislative branches, as well as to the media and the broader national security establishment. 1c925aac-6733-4467-a675-addec0e0f231 Participation Encourage participation in the development of national security strategy and policy, and in the allocation of scarce human and capital resources. _2b04f3da-93f9-11e1-bac0-63e7222d735f 2 CSBA encourages thoughtful participation in the development of national security strategy and policy, and in the allocation of scarce human and capital resources. 2bd7e952-3f78-4f25-9ae6-b22725d0dce2 Threats Focus on key questions related to existing and emerging threats to US national security. _2b04fad8-93f9-11e1-bac0-63e7222d735f 3 CSBA’s analysis and outreach focus on key questions related to existing and emerging threats to US national security. a0baa9ef-ab63-4ca7-bcfc-e93c70e85560 Transformation Transform the national security establishment. _2b04fb50-93f9-11e1-bac0-63e7222d735f 4 Meeting these challenges will require transforming the national security establishment, and we are devoted to helping achieve this end. f9d8394c-f0b8-4172-abbc-c7e6bf2d73d5 2012-05-01 http://www.csbaonline.org/about/mission/ Owen Ambur Owen.Ambur@verizon.net Submit error.