2015

Schneider, Mark B., Nuclear Deterrence in the Context of the European Security Crisis and Beyond (Washington, D.C.: The Heritage Foundation, December 18, 2015).

Joseph, Robert, Franklin Miller and Keith Payne, “The Real Significance of That Russian Nuclear Torpedo–Was Putin’s briefing inadvertently leaked?  Or was it a deliberate threat?,” National Review, December 10, 2015.

Costlow, Matthew, “Do more nukes really more nuclear crises?  Not really,” Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, December 9, 2015.

Scheber, Thomas, Statement Before the Subcommittee on Strategic Forces of the House Armed Services Committee, (on the subject of Prompt Global Strike), December 8, 2015.

Costlow, Matthew, “America’s Ultimate Weapon Is Getting Old: Time for New Missile Submarines?,” The National Interest, November 3, 2015.

Payne, Keith B. and Mark B. Schneider, “The New START Treaty and Russia’s nuclear surge: Putin’s strategic force grown while Obama’s shrinks,” The Washington Times, October 21, 2015, p. B4.

Costlow, Matthew, “Russia’s New Wars: Why Is Putin Picking a Fight?,” The Diplomat, October 20, 2015.

Costlow, Matthew, “A Realist Millennial’s View of Nuclear Weapons,” Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, September 16, 2015.

Payne, Keith, “Nuclear Modernization in Today’s Environment?,” Defense News, August 31, 2015, p. 21.

Costlow, Matthew, “Number One Priority: Nuclear Deterrence,” RealClearDefense.com, August 25, 2015.

Payne, Keith B., Nuclear Modernization in Today’s Environment?Remarks presented at 2015 United States Strategic Command Deterrence Symposium, La Vista Conference Center, La Vista, NE, July 29, 2015.

Foreign Nuclear Developments:  A Gathering Storm (Fairfax, VA:  National Institute Press, 2015).

Payne, Keith B., “U.S. Nuclear Weapons and Deterrence–Realist versus Utopian Thinking,” Air & Space Power Journal, Vol. 29, No. 4, July-August 2015, pp.  63-71.

Bradley, Jennifer, “Increasing Uncertainty–The Dangers of Relying on Conventional Forces for Nuclear Deterrence,” Air & Space Power Journal, Vol. 29, No. 4, July-August 2015, pp. 72-83.

Payne, Keith B., “Putin Wields the Nuclear Threat — and Plays with Fire,” nationalreview.com, June 30, 2015.

Payne, Keith B. and Scheber, Thomas (contributing authors), “An Adaptable Nuclear Force for the 2030+ Security Environment,” in Clark Murdock et al., Project Atom: A Competitive Strategies Approach to Defining U.S. Nuclear Strategy and Posture for 2025-2050, CSIS International Security Program, May 2015.  (Video from the June 22, 2015 CSIS report release event available at csis.org)

Russia’s Nuclear Posture (Fairfax, VA:  National Institute Press, 2015).

Payne, Keith B., “Framing the nuclear weapons debate,” thebulletin.org, May 2, 2015.

Costlow, Matthew, “No Respect for U.S. Nonproliferation,” RealClearDefense.com, May 26, 2015.

Russia’s Nuclear Posture (Fairfax, VA:  National Institute Press, 2015).

Joseph, Amb. Robert (with Eric Edelman), “Here’s the Difference Between How Obama and Reagan Handled Nuke Negotiations,” nationalreview.com, April 3, 2015.

Costlow, Matthew, “The costs of nuclear disarmament,” theHill.com, March 26. 2015.

Payne, Keith B., “Why the ‘Nuclear Utopians’ Are Wrong,” Wall Street Journal, March 16, 2015.

Joseph, Amb. Robert, “Perspectives on Deterrence:  Remarks Presented at the Nuclear Deterrence Summit,” Washington, D.C., February 18, 2015.

Costlow, Matthew, “Commentary:  Humanitarian Nuclear Strategy?,” Defense News, February 9, 2015.