2016 - Capstone Working Papers

Government Accountability Office (GAO)

  • An Evaluation of Selected Foreign Food Safety Systems | Holmes, S. and Perez, S. | PDF
  • Deepwater Drilling in Cuban Waters Near U.S. Waters and Shores | Lopez del Castillo, M. and Sanchez, O. | PDF

SOCOM

  • Transnational Organized Crime & International Business: The Cases of China and Southeast Asia | Fears, C. and Sainpaulin, N. | PDF
  • Transnational Crime in Latin America and the Caribbean | McGill, D. | PDF
  • ISIS, Water, and Natural Resources | Dayton, R. and Lacayo, M. | PDF
  • International Finance and Transnational Organized Crime: Vulnerabilities, Indicators and Implications | Matos, J. and Tavares, U. | PDF

SOUTHCOM

  • Climate Change as a Threat Multiplier: Latin America and U.S. National Security | Kaylor, B. and Reynoso, F. | PDF
  • The Union of South American Nations: Regional Security, Organization Dynamics, and Relations with the United States | Caicedo, J. and Halimi, D. | PDF
  • Argentina's Diplomatic Efforts to Gain Sovereignty over the Falkland Islands | Lopez, A. and Vargas, R. | PDF
  • The Union of South American Nations: Regional Security, Organization Dynamics, and Relations with the United States | Caicedo, J. and Halimi, D. | PDF
  • 2015 Cyber-attack on Ukraine's Power Grid | Gordon, R. | PDF

U.S. Department of Agriculture

  • Social Media and Smartphones for Agricultural Extension in Pakistan | Nieminski, M and Soriano, V. | PDF

U.S. Coast Guard

  • Hezbollah in the Western Hemisphere | Posada, M. and Vasallo, L. | PDF

U.S. Department of State

  • Considering a Career with the U.S. State Department Foreign Service: Obstacles and Motivational Patterns of FIU SIPA Students | Ravelo, J. and Nogmiss, M. | PDF

UNODC - Global Maritime Crime Programme

  • Intersections between Piracy and IUU Fishing off the coast of Somalia | Dinehart, D. and Walker, M. | PDF