Publications

Work in Progress
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (2020). The Perils of Collecting Proliferation Data: The Mistaken Case of the ‘Poor Man’s Atomic Bomb’. Revise and resubmit.
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (2020). Revisiting the ‘Poor Man’s Atomic Bomb’: A New Dataset on Chemical and Biological Weapons Programs, 1946-2010. Manuscript complete.
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (2020). Unravelling the Complexity of Chemical and Biological Weapons Spread and Reversal: A Configurational Approach. Manuscript complete.
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (2020). Chronology of Chemical Weapons Programs, 1946-2010. Manuscript complete.
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (2020). Chronology of Biological Weapons Programs, 1946-2010. Manuscript complete.
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (—). What Causes Nuclear Weapons Proliferation and Restraint? Theory, Empirics, and the Quantitative Turn. In progress.
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (—). Paper investigating the drivers of nuclear weapons programs using qualitative comparative analysis (QCA). In progress.
Conference Papers
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (2017). The Global Nuclear Order: From Nonproliferation To Nuclear Ban. Paper presented at the 10th International Student/Young Pugwash (ISYP) Conference, 23-24 August 2017, Astana.
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (2017). The Perils of Collecting Proliferation Data: A New Dataset on the Spread of Chemical and Biological Weapons. Paper presented at the 58th International Studies Association Conference, February 22-25, 2017, Baltimore, MD.
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (2014). Configuring Proliferation: A Qualitative Comparative Analysis of Nuclear Decision-Making. Paper presented at the 13th Annual Conference of the Dutch and Belgian Political Science Associations (Politicologenetmaal), 12-13 June 2014, Maastricht.
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (2013). The Shatterer of Worlds: A Qualitative Comparative Analysis of the Legal and Political Dimensions of Nuclear Proliferation. Paper presented at the 8th International Student/Young Pugwash (ISYP) Conference, 30-31 October 2013, Istanbul.
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (2012). God-fearing Bonds: A Quantitative Performance Analysis of Islamic Bond Funds. In Proceedings of the Student Research Conference 2012 (pp. 236-39), November 2012, Utrecht University. Utrecht: Vereniging van Universiteiten. (Double blind peer review)
Policy & Opinion
  • Poor Toulabi, B. (2014). Nuclear Myths and Atlantic Realities. Atlantisch Perspectief, 38(1), 24-28. Available here.
Conference/Workshop Organization
  • Convened section on ‘Nuclear Governance’ with Tom Sauer (Antwerp University) and Niels van Willigen (Leiden University), 13th Annual Conference of the Dutch and Belgian Political Science Associations (Politicologenetmaal), 12-13 June 2014, Maastricht.