Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments

Founding Year: 1983

Staff: 40


 Thomas G. Mahnken (President)

A nonprofit think tank and public policy research center. It seeks to advance U.S. interests by providing sound defense concepts and insightful analyses as well as promoting public debate and development of security strategy and policy thus transforming the national security establishment. Its staff of military veterans and experienced policy-makers strive to provide insights on future international competition and possible conflicts threatening U.S. national security.

Program areas:

  • Strategy and policy
  • Budget and resources
  • Future warfare and concepts
  • Forces and capabilities



Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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