Burgess Laird

RAND Corporation


Burgess Laird is senior international/defense researcher at the RAND Corporation and adjunct professor in the Graduate Program in Global Security Studies at Johns Hopkins University.

Featured Work

JUL 21, 2009 Article

A Guide to the Challenges Facing President Obama's Nuclear Abolition Agenda

Burgess Laird argues that the case for nuclear weapons abolition recently advanced by President Obama is built not on the familiar refrain of disarmament advocates ...