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  •   Transcript Well good morning, it is a real privilege and pleasure for me to join this group and celebrate 20 years of the Center. I was president at the creation and so were some others of those on the panel today and I particularly want to salute Bob Joseph and John Reichart who have done such a wonderful job with the leadership of the Center and more about Bob’s role and the founding at the beginning. I have been […]

    Dr. Ashton B. Carter, Remarks delivered at National Defense University on May 14, 2014

      Transcript Well good morning, it is a real privilege and pleasure for me to join this group and celebrate 20 years of the Center. I was president at the creation and so were some others of those on the panel today and I particularly want to salute Bob Joseph and John Reichart who have done such a wonderful job with the leadership of the Center and more about Bob’s role and the founding at the beginning. I have been […]

  • John P. Caves, Jr. and W. Seth Carus Occasional Paper 10, June 2014 This occasional paper explores the impact of technological change and the evolving geopolitical environment on the future weapons of mass destruction threat.  Technological advances will enable new forms of chemical and biological weapons, and may increase proliferation risks for nuclear weapons. An increasingly multipolar international system could make weapons of mass destruction more attractive, while declining Western influence could undermine regimes intended to control their proliferation and […]

    The Future of Weapons of Mass Destruction: Their Nature and Role in 2030

    John P. Caves, Jr. and W. Seth Carus Occasional Paper 10, June 2014 This occasional paper explores the impact of technological change and the evolving geopolitical environment on the future weapons of mass destruction threat.  Technological advances will enable new forms of chemical and biological weapons, and may increase proliferation risks for nuclear weapons. An increasingly multipolar international system could make weapons of mass destruction more attractive, while declining Western influence could undermine regimes intended to control their proliferation and […]

  • The public revelations of Iran's clandestine nuclear activities in August 2002 unleashed one of the most intensive and highly publicized inspections in the history of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

    WMD Case Study 6

    The public revelations of Iran’s clandestine nuclear activities in August 2002 unleashed one of the most intensive and highly publicized inspections in the history of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).