Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Center for International Security and Cooperation Stanford University


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A Winning Gambit

Occasional Paper

Siegfried S. Hecker - Co-Director of CISAC and Professor (Research), Department of Management Science and Engineering; FSI Senior Fellow

Published by
CTBTO Spectrum, page(s): 19-23
September 19, 2012

CISAC Co-Director Siegfried Hecker explains why nuclear arms states stand to gain more than they lose by ratifying the Comprehensive Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT). He explains why it is crucial to prevent states from testing nuclear weapons, with the strongest barrier to testing being the CTBT.