264Nov 25, 2013
Nuclear Weapons Policy
Panelist talked about the continuing influence of Soviet Union-era practices on U.S. nuclear weapons policies, and the need for new approaches. The two panelists had recently authored a paper ...
603Oct 12, 2012
The Economic Effects of Military Spending
Panelists aruged the impact on the U.S. economy of automatic military spending reductions. As part of the Budget Control Act of 2011, across-the-board federal budget spending cuts, known as ...
2,702May 21, 2012
Future of U.S. Navy Fleet
Undersecretary Robert Work spoke about the future of the U.S. Navy’s surface combat fleet. He focused on budgetary constraints and proposals to reduce the size of the surface combat ...
623Mar 30, 2012
U.S. Policy Toward Iran
Panelists talked about U.S. diplomatic options in policy toward Iran. Topics included the history or relations between the U.S. and Iran, Israel, and the obstacles to a resolution both in Iran ...