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Recent CGSR Publications


Russia’s Conventional Precision Strike Capabilities, Regional Crises, and Nuclear Thresholds, Livermore Papers on Global Security No. 3, Dave Johnson (February 2018)

Multi-Domain Deterrence Table Top Exercise Summary, C. R. Wuest (January 2018)

Managing the Transition from Ally to Adversary: Reflections on an Earlier Era of U.S.–Russian Relations, Michael Wheeler (December 2017)

U.S. Extended Deterrence in Europe and in the Asia-Pacific: Similarities, Differences, and Interdependencies, Workshop Summary, Jacek Durkalec (January 2018)

Strengthening Deterrence for 21st Century Strategic Conflicts and Competition: Accelerating Adaptation and Integration, Workshop Report, Brad Roberts (November 14-15, 2017)

U.S. Extended Deterrence and Japan’s Security, Livermore Papers on Global Security No. 2, Yukio Satoh (October 2017)

Strategic Stability Under Obama and Trump, Brad Roberts in Survival, Global Politics and Strategy, August 2, 2017

International Engagement in Arms Control Verification Using a Systems Approach, Mona Dreicer, I. Niemeyer, G. Stein, ESARDA Bulletin (June 2017)

The Significance of Strategic Foresight in Verification Technologies: A Case Study of the INF Treaty, Henrietta Toivanen (September 2017)

Exploring the Requirements of Integrated Strategic Deterrence, Paul Bernstein, (August 2017)

Rethinking Deterrence and Assurance. Western Deterrence Strategies: At an Inflection Point? - 2017 Wilton Park Conference report (June 2017)

Taking Stock: Nuclear Disarmament and U.S. Disarmament Diplomacy – Summary, Brad Roberts (May 24, 2017)

Protecting Falsehoods With a Bodyguard of Lies: Putin’s Use of Information Warfare to Promote Regime Survival and Renewed Great Power Status, NATO Research Paper, Deborah Yarsike Ball (February 2017)

Annotated Bibliography of Background Materials Relevant to the 2017 Nuclear Posture Review (June 2017)

Modernization of US Nuclear Forces: Costs in Perspective, Daniel Tapia-Jimenez (May 2017)

Maintaining Innovation and Security in Biotechnology; Lessons Learned from Nuclear, Chemical and Information Technologies, Workshop Summary report, Joseph Johnson, Don Prosnitz (October 2017)

Emerging Challenges in the China-US Strategic Military Relationship, Workshop Report, Eric Jacobson, Phil Goldstein (March 28—29, 2017)

Strategic Weapons in the 21st Century Conference, Summary Report (January 2017)

3rd Annual Cross-Domain Deterrence Seminar: Towards Integrated Strategic Deterrence, Summary Report, Eric Jacobson (November 15—17, 2016)

Rethinking Approaches to Strategic Stability in the 21st Century, Workshop Summary, Brian Rose (February 2017)

Space and the Third Offset, Workshop Report (January 2017)

Deterring a Nuclear-Arming North Korea, Workshop Report (January 2017)

Game On: Strengthening the U.S. Undersea Posture to Enhance Deterrence and Warfighting Options, Jason D. Ellis (December 2016)

Independent Biotech: the Regulation/Innovation Dilemma, Workshop Report (August 2016)

Remixing the ‘Appropriate Mix’ Reassessing NATO’s Deterrence and Defense Posture in the Face of New Threats, Anthony Juarez (May 2016)

Redefining the U.S. Agenda for Nuclear Disarmament - Analysis and Reflections, Livermore Papers on Global Security No. 1, Lewis A. Dunn (October 2016)

Dogs that Haven't Barked: Towards an Understanding of the Absence of Expected Technological Threats, Workshop Summary (July 2016)

The Future of Nonproliferation in a Changed and Changing Security Environment, Workshop Summary (July 2016)

The Case for U.S. Nuclear Weapons in the 21st Century, Brad Roberts, Stanford University Press (December 2015)

The Future Role of HPC in Medical Product Decision Making, Workshop Report (September 2015)

Strategic Weapons of the 21st Century, Conference Summary Report, Anthony Juarez (March 2016)

Countering Russia’s Strategy for Regional Coercion and War, Workshop Report, Paul Bernstein (March 2016)

Extended Deterrence and Japan: How Much is Enough? Michael Markey (March 2016)

2015 Cross-Domain Deterrence Seminar Summary Report, Anthony Juarez (November 2015)

Seizing the Initiative: Competitive Strategies and Modern U.S. Defense Policy, Jason D. Ellis (January 2016)

Thinking Globally about U.S. Extended Deterrence, Summary of Key Insights, Brad Roberts, David Santoro, Tristan Volpe, John Warden (November 2015)

Strategic Latency and Warning: Private Sector Perspectives on Current Intelligence Challenges in Science and Technology, Workshop Report, Zachary Davis, Frank Gaç, Michael Nacht, Joey Ching (January 2016)

Systems Concept for Arms Control Verification, Workshop Report, C.D. Chen, M. Dreicer, D. Prosnitz, J. Benz, L. Duckworth (July 2015)

Putin's Russia and U.S. Defense Strategy, Workshop Report, Paul Bernstein (August 2015)

2014 Cross-Domain Deterrence Seminar Summary Notes, R. J. Vince (May 2015)

Strategic Latency and World Power: How Technology Is Changing Our Concepts of Security, Zachary Davis, Ronald Lehman, Michael Nacht (2014)

The India-Pakistan Military Standoff, edited by Zachary Davis, Macmillan (2011)


Technical Challenges Associated with the New U.S. Nuclear Agenda—Summary of a Joint SNL-LLNL-CSIS Workshop: Proceedings, Briefings, and Takeaways

Energy Technologies for the 21st Century: The Roles of Renewable Energy

Argo-Terrorism: What Is the Threat? Proceedings of a workshop at Cornell University

The Enemy is Still Below—The Global Diffusion of Submarines and Related Technology

Whither Deterrence? Final Report of the 2001 Futures Project

Energy Technologies for the Markets of the 21st Century

Tracking the Global Spread of Advanced Technologies

The Insurance Value of Energy R&D

Verifying the Agreed Framework

After Globalization—Future Security in a Technology Rich World

Proliferation-Resistant Nuclear Power Systems: A Workshop on New Ideas, June 2-4, 1999

The Limits of Diplomacy: Missile Proliferation, Diplomacy, and Defense

Crossroads: Nonproliferation, South Asia, and Global Security

Procedures for Investigating Suspicious Outbreaks of Infectious Disease in a Noncooperative Environment

U.S. Nuclear Policy in the 21st Century—A Fresh Look at National Strategy and Requirements, Executive Report

U.S. Nuclear Policy in the 21st Century—A Fresh Look at National Strategy and Requirements, Final Report

Workshop on Protecting and Assuring Critical National Infrastructure: Next Steps

Meeting the Challenge of International Peace Operations: Assessing the Contribution of Technology

A Comparative Analysis of Approaches to the Protection of Fissile Materials

Inspection Procedures for Compliance Monitoring of the Biological Weapons Convention

Landmine Policy in the Near-Term: A Framework for Technology Analysis and Action

The Utility of Sampling and Analysis for Compliance Monitoring of the Biological Weapons Convention

Environmental Threats and National Security: An International Challenge to Science and Technology

Director's Series on Proliferation