Global Zero: U.S. Adoption of No-First-Use and its Effects on Nuclear Proliferation by Allies

This report assesses the potential for a no-first-use policy to encourage proliferation among states in formal and informal extended deterrence arrangements with the United States. It focuses on two regional blocs: advanced nuclear states in East Asia and NATO member states (Central European states, nuclear burden sharing states, and nuclear powers).

Global-Zero-U.S.-Adoption-of-No-First-Use-and-its-Effects-on-Nuclear-Proliferation-by-Allies.pdf