Publications & Research
Mitchell's scholarly research reports and papers aim to inform defense policy leaders and practitioners, experts, government, the private sector, and the general public about key topics of interest pertaining to national defense and aerospace power in the 21st century. Mitchell seeks to champion authors whose work provides innovative, insightful, and effective ideas and solutions which strengthen and enhance aerospace power's vital role in our national defense and securing America's interests.
Essential national security insight
These in depth scholarly research papers serve as an avenue for innovative, insightful, and effective ideas and solutions that strengthen and enhance aerospace power's role in securing America's interests. These publications seek to inform members of Congress and their staffs, defense leaders, budget experts, academics, the media, and the general public on subjects pertaining to aerospace power's unique role in US national security.
Exploring the future of aerospace power
The "Mitchell Forum" series provides a venue for authors with ideas, concepts, and thoughts on national defense and aerospace power to engage current and emerging policy issues. These are shorter, journal-length papers that explore a single topic or idea. Authors come from across the US Air Force and government, the retired ranks, academia, the private sector, and other fields. For more information on the series, and submission guidelines, see here.
Policy proposals for emerging challenges
Mitchell Institute Policy Papers is an occasional paper series presenting new thinking, research, and policy proposals for the emerging security and aerospace power challenges of the 21st century. These papers are written for lawmakers and their staffs, policy professionals, business and industry, academics, journalists, and the informed public. The series aims to provide in-depth policy recommendations, insights, and perspectives informed by the experiences of the authors, along with studious supporting research. For more information on the series, and submission guidelines, click here.