Michael Krepon

Michael Krepon

Michael Krepon is the co-founder of the Stimson Center. He worked previously at the Carnegie Endowment, the State Department, and on Capitol Hill. He has written over 400 articles and is the author or editor of twenty-one books, including Better Safe than Sorry: The Ironies of Living with the Bomb; Anti-Satellite Weapons, Deterrence and Sino-American Relations; and Deterrence Stability and Escalation Control in South Asia. He was given the Thérèse Delpech Memorial Award for lifetime achievement in non-governmental work to reduce nuclear dangers by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in 2015.


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No First Use

For Treaty Trashers, Nothing is Better than Something

Brodie’s Brain

The Lunch Bunch

Doomed to Cooperate with the Nuclear Competition


Two + Two = Two

Track II

From Here to Eternity: Hans Morgenthau on the Bomb

The Perils of Small-Group Thinking


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  1. In: Brodie’s Brain

    Thanks, Josh. See your point. When Brodie found this tiresome, he headed for UCLA.
  1. In: Brodie’s Brain

    Roberto, Brodie was an outsider by temperament, which meant that he often took issue with fellow intellectuals who chose…
  1. In: The Lunch Bunch

    many thanks, Joel & John-- MK


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