AMBASSADOR ROBERT ELLSWORTH is the President, Robert Ellsworth Company, Inc. A former congressman from the state of Kansas, Ambassador Ellsworth has served as U.S. Ambassador to NATO (1969- 71), Assistant Secretary of Defense (1974-75) and Deputy Secretary of Defense (1975-77). He has also served as Director of the Atlantic Council of the United States and the American Council on Germany. Between 1990 and 1996, he was Chairman of the Council of The International Institute for Strategic Studies. Ambassador Ellsworth was a key advisor on foreign affairs to Senator Robert Dole during the 1996 Presidential campaign.
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SSI books and monographs by Robert Ellsworth
July 01, 1997
Authored by Robert Ellsworth, Dr. David Jablonsky, Ronald Steel, Morton H. Halperin, Lawrence Korb.
U.S. national security is a subject that has been under intense scrutiny since the end of the Cold War. What constitutes such security for the United States as this country approaches the new century? Are the ends, ways, and means of our national security and national military strategies sufficient to provide for the nation's future? And above all, as this country celebrates the 50th anniversary of the National Security Act of 1947, are the institutions that resulted from that act still sufficient for the post-Cold War era?