RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS

The nuclear security summits have come and gone, but the challenge of nuclear terrorism is still with us. READ MORE

Editor's Note: The Fact of the Matter is an ongoing series that highlights — and corrects — common misconceptions in conventional wisdom. Contributions to this series are from experts at the nonpartisan Stimson Center. By Cindy Vestergaard READ MORE

July 24, 2017 | Issue Brief | Policy Forum

India’s economy is the seventh largest in the w READ MORE

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Editor’s note: This analysis is part of Presidential Inbox 2017 — an ongoing Stimson Center series examining the major global challenges and opportunities the Trump administration faces during its first 100 days in office. READ MORE

Investigating the use of chemical weapons READ MORE

Three world summits on nuclear security have focused attention on securing the world’s most dangerous nuclear material, particularly materials considered ‘direct-use’ for nuclear weapons. READ MORE

November 23, 2015 | Report

In 1945, scientists involved in the development of the world’s first nuclear weapon argued in the so-called ‘Franck Report’ that if there was unlimited trade and employment of nuclear power, the fate of every pound of uranium should be recorded. READ MORE