Scholarly Journal Articles

Jordan Tama, "Forcing the President's Hand: How the U.S. Congress Shapes Foreign Policy Through Sanctions Legislation,Foreign Policy Analysis (2019)

Joshua Busby, Craig Kafura, Jonathan Monten, and Jordan Tama, "Multilateralism and the Use of Force: Experimental Evidence on the Views of Foreign Policy Elites," Foreign Policy Analysis (2019) 

Jordan Tama, "Tradeoffs in Defense Strategic Planning: Lessons from the U.S. Quadrennial Defense Review,Defence Studies, Special Issue: Defence Planning as Strategic Fact 18, 3 (2018): 279-301 

Jordan Tama, "How an Agency's Responsibilities and Political Context Shape Government Strategic Reviews," Public Management Review, Special Issue: Toward A More Strategic View of Strategic Planning Research 20, 3 (2018): 377-396 

Jordan Tama, “The Politics of Strategy: Why Government Agencies Conduct Major Strategic Reviews,Journal of Public Policy 37, 1 (2017): 27-54

Jordan Tama, “Independent Commissions as Settings for Civil-Military Deliberation: The Case of Women in the Military,” Armed Forces and Society 42, 2 (2016): 407-426

Jordan Tama, “Does Strategic Planning Matter? The Outcomes of U.S. National Security Reviews,” Political Science Quarterly 130, 4 (2015-16): 735-65

Jordan Tama, “Crises, Commissions, and Reform: The Impact of Blue-Ribbon Panels,” Political Research Quarterly 67, 1 (2014):152-164

Jordan Tama, “From Private Consultation to Public Crusade: Assessing Eisenhower’s Legislative Strategies on Foreign Policy,” Congress and the Presidency 40, 1 (2013): 41-60

Jordan Tama, “The Power and Limitations of Commissions: The Iraq Study Group, Bush,  Obama, and Congress,” Presidential Studies Quarterly 41, 1 (2011): 135-155

Robert M. Hathaway and Jordan Tama, “The U.S. Congress and North Korea during the Clinton  Years: Talk Tough, Carry a Small Stick,Asian Survey 44, 5 (2004):  711-733

Book Chapters

Shoon Murray and Jordan Tama, "U.S. Foreign Policymaking and National Security," in Derek S. Reveron, Nicholas K. Gvosdev, and John A. Cloud, editors, The Oxford Handbook of U.S. National Security (Oxford University Press, 2018)

Jordan Tama, "Foreign and Security Policy," in Gillian Peele, Christopher J. Bailey, Bruce E. Cain, and B. Guy Peters, editors, Developments in American Politics, Eighth Edition (Palgrave, 2018)

Dina Smeltz, Craig Kafura, Joshua W. Busby, Jonathan Monten, and Jordan Tama, "Foreign Policy Beliefs Among Leaders and the Public," in James M. McCormick, editor, The Domestic Sources of American Foreign Policy: Insights and Evidence, Seventh Edition (Rowman and Littlefield, 2018)

James A. Thurber and Jordan Tama, "An Introduction to Presidential-Congressional Rivalry," in Thurber and Tama, editors, Rivals for Power: Presidential-Congressional Relations, Sixth Edition (Rowman and Littlefield, 2018), 1-30

Jordan Tama, "Presidential-Congressional Relations in Foreign Policy," in Thurber and Tama, editors, Rivals for Power: Presidential-Congressional Relations, Sixth Edition (Rowman and Littlefield, 2018), 217-236

Jordan Tama, “The Political, Policy, and Oversight Roles of Congressional Defense Commissions,” in Colton C. Campbell and David P. Auerswald, editors, Congress and Civil-Military Relations (Georgetown University Press, 2015), 53-70

 

Jordan Tama, “The 9/11 Commission,” in Gregory Moore, editor, Encyclopedia of U.S. Intelligence (Auerbach Publications, 2015), 9-13

Jordan Tama, “Changing Course in a Time of War: Congress and the 2006 Iraq Study Group,” in Maxmillian Angerholzer III, James Kitfield, Christopher P. Lu, and Norman Ornstein, editors, Triumphs and Tragedies of the Modern Congress: Case Studies in Legislative Leadership (Praeger, 2014), 311-317

Jordan Tama, “Reforming Defense Acquisition,” in Will Marshall and Mark Ribbing, editors, Memos to the New President (Progressive Policy Institute, 2009), 165-172

Other Scholarly Publications

Jordan Tama, "The Multiple Forms of Bipartisanship: Political Alignments in US Foreign Policy," Social Science Research Council's Democracy Papers series (June 19, 2018)

Jordan Tama, H-Diplo Article Review 741 of "The CIA and Congressional Oversight: Learning and Forgetting Lessons" (January 30, 2018)

 

Jordan Tama, "Bipartisanship in a Polarized Age: The U.S. Congress and Foreign Policy Sanctions," School of International Service Research Paper No. 2015-2 (January 2015)

Jordan Tama, Review of Roger Z. George and Harvey Rishikof, editors, The National Security Enterprise: Navigating the Labyrinth, in Intelligence and National Security 27, 4 (July/August 2012): 610-614

 

Jordan Tama, Review of Loch Johnson, The Threat on the Horizon: An Inside Account of America’s Search for Security after the Cold War, in H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable 3, 12 (April 23, 2012): 14-18

Works in Progress

 

Bipartisanship in a Polarized Age: When Democrats and Republicans Cooperate on U.S. Foreign Policy (Book manuscript)

"The Domestic and International Drivers of Legislative Action on Sanctions"

"Anti-Presidential Bipartisanship in U.S. Foreign Policy Under Trump: The Case of the International Affairs Budget"

"Elite Misperceptions and the Domestic Politics of Conflict," with Joshua Kertzer, Joshua Busby, Jonathan Monten, and Craig Kafura

"Commitment or Flexibility: Congress, the President, and the Design of U.S. Economic Sanctions," with Ashrakat Elshehawy, Nikolay Marinov, and Federico Nanni