Publications

When Actions Speak Louder Than Words: Adversary Perceptions of Nuclear No-First-Use Pledges

Caitlin Talmadge and Vipin Narang

International Security Vol. 48, No. 4 (Spring 2024) (With Lisa Michelini)

Analysis

America shouldn’t insist on a strategic defeat of Russia

Caitlin Talmadge

The Hill, December 23, 2023 (With Michael O'Hanlon)

Commentary

Managing the risks of US-China war: Implementing a strategy of integrated deterrence

Caitlin Talmadge

Brookings, September 2022 (With Michael E O'Hanton and Melanie W. Sisson)

Analysis

Emerging Technologies and International Stability

Todd S. Sechser, Neil Narang, and Caitlin Talmadge (eds.)

Routledge, 2022

Book

Deterrence in the Emerging Nuclear Era

Caitlin Talmadge

in Vipin Narang and Scott Sagan, eds., The Fragile Balance of Terror, (Cornell University Press Series in Security Affairs, 2022)

Analysis

Then What? Assessing the Military Implications of Chinese Control of Taiwan

Caitlin Talmadge

International Security Vol 47, No. 1 (Summer 2022) (With Brendan Rittenhouse Green) 

Analysis

The Consequences of Conquest: Why Indo-Pacific Power Hinges on Taiwan

Caitlin Talmadge

Foreign Affairs, June 16, 2022 (With Brendan Rittenhouse Green)

Commentary

The US is expanding its goals in Ukraine - that's dangerous

Caitlin Talmadge

Washington Post, May 11, 2022 (With Brendan Rittenhouse Green)

Commentary

Commentary

Why China Wants More and Better Nukes

Caitlin Talmadge

Foreign Affairs, November 19, 2021 (With Abraham Denmark)

Commentary

Impressions and conclusions from President Biden’s first international trip

Caitlin Talmadge

Brookings, June 18, 2021 (With Madiha Ajzal, Giovanna De Maio, James Goldgeier, Patrick W. Quirk, Bruce Riedel, and Angela Stent)

Commentary

The U.S.-China Nuclear Relationship: Growing Escalation Risks and Implications for the Future

Caitlin Talmadge

Testimony to the U.S.-China Economic & Security Review Commission, June 10, 2021

Commentary

The Strategic Implications of Chinese Control of Taiwan

Caitlin Talmadge

report to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, May 31, 2021

Analysis

US Defense Politics: The Origins of Security Policy, 4th edition

Harvey M. Sapolsky, Eugene Gholz, Caitlin Talmadge

Routledge, 2020

Book

Commentary

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