About the Author:
P. R. Chari is the director of the Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies in New Delhi, India. He is a former member of the Indian Administrative Service who has served in the Ministry of Defense, the former director of the Institute for Defense Studies and Analyses, and a former professor at Harvard University. He is the coauthor of Brasstacks and Beyond, Nuclear Non-Proliferation in India and Pakistan, and The Simla Agreement. He is the editor of India: Towards Millennium, Perspectives on National Security in South Asia, and Working Towards a Verification Protocol for Biological Weapons. Arpit Rajain is a research officer in the Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies. He is the coeditor of Working Towards a Verification Protocol for Biological Weapons.