- Armament and disarmament
- Conflict and peace
- Peace and development
Dr Gary Milante is the Director of SIPRI's Security and Development Programme. His research focuses on the intersection of security and socio-economic development throughout his career as a researcher and policy advisor. From first principles based on theory of conflict and cooperation, to applied econometrics, statistical analysis and modeling, Dr Milante has concentrated on making the complex problems associated with sequencing of institutional reforms, development portfolio design, strategic planning and needs assessment accessible to policymakers and practitioners in the field, with a special focus on the needs of fragile and conflict-affected states.
Development practice and policy, global indicators of security and development, defense economics, development impacts of peacekeeping, comprehensive approach/whole of government responses, security and development nexus, fiscal and monetary policy in conflict and post-conflict countries
Africa (Horn and Central), Middle East, the Pacific
PhD in Economics, University of California at Irvine