Wilson Center Experts

Christopher Davis

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Wilson Center Project(s):
Economic Influences on Soviet Arms Control Decision Making
Apr 01, 1985
Apr 01, 1985

Project Summary

theoretical and empirical evaluation of the hypothesis that Soviet positions on arms control issues are strongly influenced by economic pressures. These can be generated either by strains in the domestic economy or by Western actions such as increased defense expenditures.