Ben Alter

Research Associate, National Security

Contact Info:

E-mail: balter@cfr.org

Publications

Op-Ed

Doing Red Lines Right

Author: Ben Alter
National Interest Online

If the United States wants to convince adversaries to do what it wants in areas that fall outside its most vital interests, it needs to make its threats more credible by locking itself in to certain responses or purposely adding costs to the option of doing nothing, writes Ben Alter.

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