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Harvard Economic Studies 125

Secrecy and the Arms Race

A Theory of the Accumulation of Strategic Weapons and How Secrecy Affects It

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$33.00 • £26.95 • €29.50

ISBN 9780674796652

Publication Date: 01/01/1965


240 pages

152 charts

Harvard Economic Studies


  • I. Introduction
  • II. Prerequisites for a Theory of the Arms Race
  • III. The Choice of Armaments: An Economic Decision
  • IV. Secrecy and the Economic Model
  • V. The Arms Race: An Interaction Process
  • VI. Secrecy and Interaction in the Arms Race
  • VII. Information Exchange and Arms Control
  • Appendix A: A Simulation Model: Uncertainty in Deterrence and Attack
  • Appendix B: Uncertainty in Richardsonian Models
  • Index

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