Nuclear Energy-proliferation Linkages

Selected Publications and Presentations:

Matthew Bunn, “Nuclear Disarmament, Nuclear Energy, and Climate Change: Exploring the Linkages,” in Bård Nikolas Vik Steen and Olav Njølstad, eds., Nuclear Disarmament: A Critical Assessment (Abingdon, UK: Routledge, 2019), pp. 185-204 Chapter 11.

Matthew Bunn, "Perspectives on Proliferation-Resistance(and Terror-Resistance): Fuel Cycles and Advanced Reactors," presentation, National Academies Committee on Advanced Reactors and Fuel Cycls, May 17, 2021.

Matthew Bunn, "Nuclear Energy, Uncertain Risks, and Democratic Decisions" (Cambridge Mass.: Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School, August 2019). 

Matthew Bunn, "The Economics of Reprocessing and Recycling vs. Direct Disposal of Spent Nuclear Fuel," presentation, National Academies Committee on Advanced Reactors and Fuel Cycles, June 7, 2021.

Matthew Bunn, "Nonproliferation, Nuclear Security and the U.S. Role in Nuclear Energy Markets," Briefing to JASON, June 23, 2017.

Matthew Bunn, "Uranium Enrichment, Proliferation,Safeguards–and the Importance of Nuclear Security," presentation, Nuclear Security Policy Bootcamp, George Washington University, June 15, 2021.

Matthew Bunn and Martin Malin, “Enabling a Nuclear Revival – And Managing Its Risks,” Innovations: Technology, Governance, Globalization, Vol. 4, Issue 4, (Fall 2009), pp. 173-191.

U.S. Committee on Internationalization of the Civilian Nuclear Fuel Cycle, National Academy of Sciences and National Research Council, and Russian Committee on Internationalization of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle, Russian Academy of Sciences, Internationalization of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle: Goals, Strategies, and Challenges (Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press, 2009) 206 pp. (Matthew Bunn, U.S. committee member.)

Matthew Bunn, "Civilian Nuclear Energy and Nuclear Weapons Programs: The Record," June 29, 2001.



Matthew Bunn

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