Accession Number:

ADA093002

Title:

Strengthening the International Safeguards System, Institutional and Financial Issues,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF STATE WASHINGTON DC OFFICE OF EXTERNAL RESEARCH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-02-26

Pagination or Media Count:

42.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this paper is to clarify the role and resources of the International Atomic Energy Agency in expanding and strengthening the International nuclear safeguards system. In addition to describing the IAEAs budget process and structure, the paper presents forecasts of the expected increases in civil nuclear energy capacities that will impose greater demands on the safeguards system in the future it discusses evidence concerning the economic and political constraints that impinge on the IAEAs programs and it analyzes data on the trends in program priorities and the relationship between demands on the Agencys safeguards program and its resources. United States support processes and priorities receive special attention. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Government and Political Science
  • Nuclear Power Plants and Fission Reactor Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE