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The Military and the State in Central Asia: From Red Army to Independence (Routledge, 2009)
The Tulip Revolution: Kyrgyzstan One Year Later (Jamestown, 2006)
Reforming Police Forces in Former Soviet States, U.S. Army War College (forthcoming).
“Country Review: Kyrgyzstan”, Nations in Transit, for 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 (forthcoming) volumes, Freedom House.
"Kyrgyzstan: A Parliamentary System Bases on Inter-Elite Consensus”, Demokratizatsiya, 20(3), 2012. (subscription)
"The phenomenon and regulation of private military and security companies in Central Asia and Russia and the potential relevance of the Montreux Document", The Geneva Center for Democratic Control of Armed Forces, July 2012 (PDF).
Labor Migration in Central Asia: Implications of Global Economic Crisis (ISDP&CACI, 2009)
National Ideology and State-Building in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan (ISDP&CACI, 2008)
The State-Crime Nexus in Central Asia (ISDP&CACI, 2006)
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  Articles (selected)
  • "Arrested Development - Police Reforms in Central Asia”, Jane’s Intelligence Review, April 2012.
  • “Human behavior - Trafficking increases in Central Asia”, Jane’s Intelligence Review, October 2011.
  • “How Kyrgyzstan Sees Jasmine Unrest”, The Diplomat, March 2, 2011.
  • “Power ranges - Central Asia struggles to meet energy demands”, Jane’s Intelligence Review, November 2010.
  • “Kyrgyzstan Needs Outside Help”, The Moscow Times, June 17, 2010.
  • “Trouble Down South”, Foreign Policy, June 14, 2010.
  • “Chaos in Kyrgyzstan”, The Moscow Times, April 12, 2010.
  • “Tajikistan economy: The power and the glory”, The Economist Intelligence Unit, February 10, 2010.
  • “Facing different directions”, International Herald Tribune, December 23, 2009.
  • "Nation Branding in Central Asia: A New Campaign to Present Ideas about the State and the Nation", Europe-Asia Studies, 61(7), September 2009
  • "March and After: What has Changed? What has Stayed the Same?", Central Asian Survey, December 2008
  • "Imagined Past, Uncertain Future: The Creation of National Ideologies in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan", Problems of Post-Communism, 55(1), 2008
  • “Fissures in the Force - Multilateral Cooperation Can Only Go So Far”, Jane’s Intelligence Review, May 2007.
  • "Soviet Military Legacy and Regional Security Cooperation in Central Asia", The China and Eurasia Forum Quarterly, February 2007.
  • "Criminal State of Play: An Examination of State-Crime Relations in Post-Soviet Union Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan", Jane's Intelligence Review, February 2007

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