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Origins of the Nunn-Lugar Program

Origins of the Nunn-Lugar Program


November 11, 2005

Author: Ashton B. Carter, Former Co-Director, Preventive Defense Project, Harvard & Stanford Universities

Belfer Center Programs or Projects: International Security; Preventive Defense Project


Please see the attached pdf file for the full text of Dr. Carter's remarks:


For more information about this publication please contact the PDP Associate Director at 617-495-1412.

For Academic Citation:

Carter, Dr. Ashton B., Presentation at the Presidential Conference on William Jefferson Clinton: The "New Democrat" from Hope, hosted by Hofstra University. Hempstead, Long Island, NY. Sponsored by the Hofstra Cultural Center. "Origins of the Nunn-Lugar Program." Presentation. November 11, 2005.

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Dr. Carter is former director of the Belfer Center's Preventive Defense Project and former director of what is now the Belfer Center. He is on leave.


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