5 Events

Seminar - Open to the Public

Strategies of Nuclear Proliferation: How States Learned to Love Getting the Bomb

Thu., Feb. 12, 2015 | 12:15pm - 2:00pm

Littauer Building - Belfer Center Library, Room 369

This seminar will focus on how states pursue nuclear weapons, disaggregating the different strategic choices states face when they think about acquiring nuclear weapons.

Please join us! Coffee and tea provided. Everyone is welcome, but admittance will be on a first come–first served basis.

Co-sponsored by Project on Managing the Atom

A short-range Ghazanvi missile is launched from an undisclosed location in Pakistan on Feb. 13, 2008. Pakistan's military said that it had successfully test-fired the missile, which has a range of 290 km and is capable of carrying a nuclear device.

AP Photo

Seminar - Open to the Public

Posturing for Peace? The Deterrence Consequences of Regional Power Nuclear Postures

Thu., Feb. 19, 2009 | 12:15pm - 2:00pm

Littauer Building - Malkin Penthouse, 4th Floor

Are some regional nuclear powers better able to deter conflict initiation and escalation than others? This seminar will identify the various types of nuclear postures that regional states have selected and test whether some are better able to deter conflict. It will present results from both a large-n analysis as well as some key India-Pakistan crises cases.

Please join us! Coffee and tea provided. Everyone is welcome, but admittance will be on a first come-first served basis.