Oil governance, human rights, and defense policies represent a few of our scholars’ research expertise in the Middle East. From unpacking the conditions that motivate the Arab Spring to exploring conditions that instigate militarized conflict across states, our scholars possess a unique understanding of the region.
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Security and the interface between institutional design
U.S. defense and foreign policy
Nuclear and biological weapons procurement
Scientific expertise in US foreign policy
"Reconsidering Cooperative Threat Reduction: Russian Nuclear Weapons Scientists and Non-Proliferation,"Contemporary Security Policy, Vol. 29, No. 3 (December 2008), pp. 477-501.
"Preventing Nuclear Entrepreneurship in Russia's Nuclear Cities,"International SecurityVol. 27, No. 2, Fall 2002. Reprinted in:New Global Dangers: Changing Dimensions of International Security(Cambridge, MIT Press, 2004).