Non-Proliferation

Global Governance & International Regimes

The proliferation of nuclear weapons create dangers to regional and global security. Stimson experts examine ways to strengthen measures to prevent the spread of these dangerous weapons.

 

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Current Research

October 17, 2019 | EXPERT: Robert Carlin

The world is not going to step aside and wait while the Congress ponders the fate of the president of the United States. Events of greater magnitude in the long term will grind ahead thousands of miles away from the impeachment proceedings in Washington. READ MORE

August 20, 2019 | EXPERT: Richard Cupitt

Stimson created two databases (State and Measure Level Databases) of United Nations Member States’ laws and regulations and evaluated them against key elements of the IAEA’s Guidance on the Import and Export of Radioactive Sources to empower e READ MORE

August 20, 2019 | EXPERT: Richard Cupitt

Stimson created two databases (State and Measure Level Databases) of United Nations Member States’ laws and regulations and evaluated them against key elements of the IAEA’s Guidance on the Import and Export of Radioactive Sources to empower everyone with a better understanding of what S READ MORE

April 23, 2019 | EXPERT: Michael Krepon

***This this a three-part essay originally published in Arms Control Wonk and combined into a single piece*** READ MORE

April 23, 2019 | EXPERT: Richard Cupitt

The Stimson Center created two databases (State and Measure Level Databases) of United Nations Member States’ laws and regulations that include an explicit obligation to secure radioactive sources, related apparatus or facilities to empower everyone with a better understanding of what States have READ MORE

April 23, 2019 | EXPERT: Richard Cupitt

The Stimson Center created two databases (State and Measure Level Databases) of United Nations Member States’ laws and regulations that include an explicit obligation to secure radioactive sources, related apparatus or facilities to empower everyone with a better understanding of what States have READ MORE

March 11, 2019

Historically, there have been limited international controls at the very front end of the nuclear fuel cycle, which consists of mining, processing, transportation, and conversion of natural uranium. READ MORE

February 14, 2019 | EXPERT: David Kim

During his State of the Union address, President Donald Trump announced that he will meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at the end of the month to continue a “historic push” for peace on the Korean Peninsula. READ MORE

February 14, 2019 | EXPERT: David Kim

In exchange for a peace declaration and even sanctions relief, the United States could ask North Korea for a number of concessions: • An indefinite moratorium on all nuclear and missile tests, including those for short-range missiles. READ MORE

December 23, 2018 | EXPERT: Jenny Town

Trump has the opportunity to reset the U.S.-DPRK agenda. READ MORE

October 9, 2018 | EXPERT: Jayita Sarkar

American nuclear nonproliferation policy is a combination of economic and security imperatives. READ MORE

June 21, 2018 | EXPERT: Hamza Shad , EXPERT: Sameer Lalwani

By Sameer Lalwani and Hamza Shad   A Brief History READ MORE

May 8, 2018 | EXPERT: David Kim

Wednesday’s meeting in Tokyo between Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in, and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will add momentum to, and raise the stakes for, U.S. President Donald Trump’s meeting next month with North Korea’s Kim Jong-un. READ MORE

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