12:15–1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00–2:00 p.m. Meeting
The speakers will discuss President Bush’s recent trip to India and the implications of the U.S.-India nuclear agreement.
Paul K. Kerr explains in this Congressional Research Service Report how several steps impede U.S.-India nuclear trade, including U.S. firm reluctance and India's adherence to IAEA safeguards.
Barbara Crosette explains why India often gives global governance the biggest headache.
Frank G. Klotz argues that both India and Pakistan have an interest in taking steps to enhance strategic stability in the region and to reduce the possibility of nuclear conflict resulting from miscalculation or deliberate escalation in a crisis.