CNS Issue Brief: Export Control in the Obama Administration

Robert Shaw

Director, Export Control and Nonproliferation Program, The James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies

Robert Shaw reviews the President Barack Obama's Export Control Reform Initiative, which aims to modernize, streamline and better target U.S. export controls.  He notes that the initiative’s potential impact on WMD nonproliferation efforts is significant and that it could serve as a powerful complement to regulatory reforms already strengthening the nonproliferation dimension of U.S. export controls.

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