Misunderstanding the Bomb
How we've learned the wrong lessons about nuclear deterrence and arms control. Brendan Green, Todd Sechser
Brendan Green: Misunderstanding the Bomb
The U.S. and Iran: 'It's a very important moment'
Lab Director Todd Sechser moderates as former ambassadors Eric Edelman and Steve Mull discuss the latest chapter in a long and fraught relationship
Analysis of the U.S.-North Korean summit
Todd Sechser, an associate professor in the University of Virginia’s Department of Politics and the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy.
Can the U.S. protect its nuclear weapons in Turkey?
U.S. forces reportedly came under artillery fire from Turkish troops heading into northern Syria last week — another sign of the sudden plunge in U.S. relations with Turkey.
Tobias Grossmann is an Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Virginia. His research focuses on the development of the social, cognitive and brain processes that underpin adaptive social communication and behavior. He earned his Ph.D. in Psychology from the Max-Planck-Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences. Tobias has published more than 70 journal articles and his research has been continuously funded since 2008 -by the Wellcome Trust (UK), Max Planck Society (Germany) and the National Science Foundation (USA).
Putin is discovering that overwhelming military power can be a curse
Lab director Todd Sechser: As Stalin learned in Finland, small countries can inflict serious damange on invading superpowers. Image from shutterstock.
How Worried Should We Be About Russia Using Nuclear Weapons?
Lab Director Todd Sechser on the escalating threat from Russia.
Russia Invades Ukraine. What Does it Mean?
Lab Director Todd Sechser on the Russian invasion of the Ukraine.
Made by History - The long-ago invasion that offers clues as to Vladimir Putin’s thinking on Ukraine
Article by By John Owen, Statecraft Lab faculty member. Image by Shutterstock.
New Book: Emerging Technologies and International Stability
A new book has been released exploring the role of technology in international politics. Edited by Lab Director Todd Sechser along with Neil Narang and Caitlin Talmadge.
Budget Breaker? The Financial Cost of US Military Alliances
New article from the Statecraft Lab's Josh Alley, with Matthew Fuhrmann. Image from Shutterstock.