Sanctions, Statecraft, and Nuclear Proliferation / Edition 1by Etel Solingen
Pub. Date: 03/31/2012
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Some states have violated international commitments not to develop nuclear weapons. Yet the effects of international sanctions or positive inducements on their internal politics remain highly contested. How have trade, aid, investments, diplomacy, financial measures and military threats affected different groups? How, when and why were those effects translated into… See more details below
Some states have violated international commitments not to develop nuclear weapons. Yet the effects of international sanctions or positive inducements on their internal politics remain highly contested. How have trade, aid, investments, diplomacy, financial measures and military threats affected different groups? How, when and why were those effects translated into compliance with non-proliferation rules? Have inducements been sufficiently biting, too harsh, too little, too late or just right for each case? How have different inducements influenced domestic cleavages? What were their unintended and unforeseen effects? Why are self-reliant autocracies more often the subject of sanctions? Leading scholars analyse the anatomy of inducements through novel conceptual perspectives, in-depth case studies, original quantitative data and newly translated documents. The volume distils ten key dilemmas of broad relevance to the study of statecraft, primarily from experiences with Iraq, Libya, Iran and North Korea, bound to spark debate among students and practitioners of international politics.
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Table of ContentsPart I. Anatomy of Inducements: 1. Introduction: the domestic distributional effects of sanctions and positive inducements Etel Solingen; 2. Sanctions, inducements, and market power: political economy of international influence Arthur A. Stein; 3. Empirical trends in sanctions and positive inducements in nonproliferation Celia L. Reynolds and Wilfred T. Wan; Part II. Competing Perspectives: The Range of Sanctions and Positive Inducements: 4. Positive incentives, positive results? Rethinking US counterproliferation policy Miroslav Nincic; 5. An analytically eclectic approach to sanctions and nonproliferation Daniel W. Drezner; 6. Threats for peace? The domestic distributional effects of military threats Sarah Kreps and Zain Pasha; Part III. Reassessing the Record: Focused Perspectives: 7. Influencing Iran's decisions on the nuclear program Alireza Nader; 8. Engaging North Korea: the efficacy of sanctions and inducements Stephan Haggard and Marcus Noland; 9. Contrasting causal mechanisms: Iraq and Libya David D. Palkki and Shane Smith; Part IV. Conclusions: Understanding Causal Mechanisms and Policy Implications: 10. Ten dilemmas in nonproliferation statecraft Etel Solingen; Appendix A; Appendix B.
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