Wilson Center Experts

Ayesha Siddiqa

Pakistan Fellow
Asia Program

Visiting Fellow, Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Islamabad; Correspondent, <i>Jane's Defence Weekly</i>
Wilson Center Project(s):
"Military Inc., Political Economy of Militarization in Pakistan"
Sep 01, 2004
May 01, 2005


Arms Control,Pakistan,South Asia


South Asia, military expenditure, arms control, arms procurement

Major Publications

  • Pakistan's Arms Procurement and Military Buildup, 1979-99: In Search of a Policy (Palgrave Press, 2001)
  • "Can Pakistan Turn Around?" Journal of Asian Affairs, June 2002
  • "Nuclear Navies," Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, Sept.-Oct. 2000
  • "Pakistan's Defence Industry: Shifting Gears" RUSI Journal, October 2001
  • "Is the US-Pakistan honeymoon over?" Jane's Defence Weekly, January 15, 2003
  • "Pakistan's Military Rule" Journal of the European Institute of Asian Studies, May 2000
  • "Management of Light Weapons Production in Public and Private Sectors: A View from Pakistan" Paper prepared for the Pugwash Workshop on ‘Controlling Light Weapons Proliferation' held in India and published in February 1996 by the British American Security Information Council (BASIC), Washington/London

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