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Pakistan

December 2013

India-Pakistan Rivalry in Afghanistan

Essays

This is one of eleven essays in the "2014 Asia-Pacific Watch List."

October 2013

No Escape: Managing the Enduring Reality of Nuclear Weapons

Edited Volumes and Chapters

This chapter examines the logic of nuclear weapons abolitionism, surveys the contemporary nuclear developments in Asia that are described in this volume, and highlights implications for the U.S. and its ambitions regarding comprehensive nuclear disarmament.

October 2013

The Future of Pakistan’s Nuclear Weapons Program

Christopher Clary

Edited Volumes and Chapters

This chapter reviews developments in Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal since 1998 and projects likely developments through 2020.

July 2013

Asia’s Unstable Water Tower: The Politics, Economics, and Ecology of Himalayan Water Projects

Kenneth Pomeranz

Roundtables

This is one of seven essays in the roundtable "Himalayan Water Security: The Challenges for South and Southeast Asia."

July 2013

China’s Upstream Advantage in the Great Himalayan Watershed

Robert Batten, Susan Chan Shifflett and Jennifer L. Turner

Roundtables

This is one of seven essays in the roundtable "Himalayan Water Security: The Challenges for South and Southeast Asia."

July 2013

Melting the Geopolitical Ice in South Asia

Robert G. Wirsing

Roundtables

This is one of seven essays in a roundtable that discuss the challenges and implications of water security in Asia and recommend steps that both upstream and downstream countries could take to better manage the region’s shared water resources.

July 2013

Himalayan Water Security: A South Asian Perspective

Tushaar Shah and Mark Giordano

Roundtables

This is one of seven essays in the roundtable "Himalayan Water Security: The Challenges for South and Southeast Asia."

July 2013

Climate Change and Water Security in the Himalayan Region

Richard A. Matthew

Roundtables

This is one of seven essays in the roundtable "Himalayan Water Security: The Challenges for South and Southeast Asia."

July 2013

Securing the Himalayas as the Water Tower of Asia: An Environmental Perspective

Jayanta Bandyopadhyay

Roundtables

This is one of seven essays in the roundtable "Himalayan Water Security: The Challenges for South and Southeast Asia."

March 2013

Pakistan’s Energy Crisis

Michael Kugelman

Policy Q&A

An acute ongoing energy crisis poses serious threats to Pakistan’s feeble economy and national security environment. Michael Kugelman (Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars) examines the origins of the country’s energy problems, prevailing hurdles to reform, and potential impact of the upcoming general elections.

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