ABSTRACT

Proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction: Assessing the Risks   [open pdf - 2MB]

This risk assessment on weapons of mass destruction describes the potential of nuclear, chemical, and biological weapons, analyzes the consequences of their dispersion to the US and the world, and summarizes technical aspects of monitoring and controlling their production. The assessment also explains the array of policy tools that can be used to combat proliferation, and describes how to identify trade-offs and choices that confront policymakers.

Report Number:
OTA-ISC-559
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Date:
1993-08
Copyright:
Public Domain
Format:
pdf
Media Type:
application/pdf
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