Nuclear Terrorism Risks

Selected Publications and Presentations:

Matthew Bunn, Nickolas Roth, and William H. Tobey, Combating Complacency about Nuclear Terrorism (Cambridge, Mass.: Project on Managing the Atom, Harvard University, March 2019).

Matthew Bunn, Nickolas Roth, and William H. Tobey, "Revitalizing Nuclear Security in an Era of Uncertainty" (Cambridge, Mass.: Project on Managing the Atom, Harvard University, January 2019). pp 21-42

Matthew Bunn, William H. Tobey, Martin B. Malin, and Nickolas Roth, "Preventing Nuclear Terrorism: Continuous Improvement or Dangerous Decline?" (Cambridge, Mass.: Project on Managing the Atom, Harvard University, March 2016). Pages 14-26, 133-143.

Matthew Bunn, "Twenty Years After 9/11, Terrorists Could Still Go Nuclear," Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, September 16, 2021. 

Matthew Bunn and Nickolas Roth, “The Effects of a Single Terrorist Nuclear Bomb,” Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, September 28, 2017.

Matthew Bunn, "The Danger of Radiological Terrorism – and Steps to Reduce the Risk," presentation, East Coast 2020 Initiative, Boston, 26 September 2018.

Matthew Bunn, Yuri Morozov, Rolf Mowatt-Larssen, Simon Saradzhyan, William Tobey, Viktor I. Yesin, and Pavel S. Zolotarev, The U.S.-Russia Joint Threat Assessment of Nuclear Terrorism (Cambridge, Mass.: Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School, and Institute for U.S. and Canadian Studies, June 2011). 52 pp.

"Next Steps to Prevent Nuclear and Radiological Terrorism – Including Actions for Congress,” briefing for a members-only Capitol Hill dinner, Center for Arms Control and Nonproliferation, Washington, D.C., 11 July 2017.

Matthew Bunn and Anthony Wier, “Terrorist Nuclear Weapon Construction: How Difficult?Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol. 607, September 2006, pp. 133-149.

Matthew Bunn, “A Mathematical Model of the Risk of Nuclear Terrorism,” Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol. 607 (September 2006), pp. 103-120.

Matthew Bunn, "Nuclear Terrorism: How Big is the Risk to Japan?" Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainability, 8 June 2017.

 

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