The Center for Strategic and International Studies

Status Foreign policy think tank

Abbreviation CSIS

Telephone 202.887.0200


Address 1616 Rhode Island Avenue, DC 20036, Washington, , United States

Contact person John J. Hamre (President)

Contact person Thomas J. Pritzker (Chairman, Board of Trustees)

Departments Caucasus Initiative ,

Projects The North Caucasus Project ,


Zeyno Baran

Andrew C. Kuchins


Baran Z., (2002) The Caucasus: Ten years after independence. The Washington Quarterly , vol: 25, 221-234

Kuchins A., (2011) The North Caucasus, Russia's Volatile Frontier.