Managing the Global Nuclear Materials Threat: Policy Recommendations

$37.28 price
(Save 6%)$40.00 List Price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (2) from $26.69   
  • New (1) from $46.14   
  • Used (1) from $26.69   
Sending request ...

Editorial Reviews

Reviews five key areas that have emerged and developed during the past decade: funding nuclear security; creating an international spent fuel facility to aid the Russian nuclear complex; commercializing the excess defense infrastructure; using transparency to ensure the safe management of nuclear materials worldwide; and maintaining leadership of the US domestic nuclear infrastructure. Nunn is chairman of the CSIS Board of Trustees. Ebel is director of the CSIS Energy Program and is an internationally recognized expert on oil and energy issues. The volume lacks a subject index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780892063598
  • Publisher: Center for Strategic & International Studies
  • Publication date: 1/10/2000
  • Series: CSIS Reports Series
  • Pages: 144

Meet the Author

Sam Nunn is chairman of the Board of Trustees at CSIS. Robert E. Ebel is director of the Energy Program at CSIS.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Chairman's Statement vii
Participants viii
Executive Summary xiii
Part 1
1. Funding Nuclear Security 3
Appendix A. Current Programs 17
Appendix B. Sizing the Problem 19
Appendix C. Obstacles to Nuclear Security Cooperation 21
Appendix D. Generating New Revenue for Nuclear Security 23
2. An International Spent Fuel Facility and the Russian Nuclear Complex 26
3. Commercializing the Excess Nuclear Defense Infrastructure 38
4. Nuclear Materials Transparency 52
5. U.S. Domestic Infrastructure and the Emerging Nuclear Era 65
Part 2
Introduction 87
6. A View from the Hill 89
7. A View from the Outside 95
8. A View from the Administration 100
9. Looking Ahead 108
Conference Agenda 112
About the Speakers 115
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)