A common high standard for nuclear power plant exports [E-Book]: overview and analysis of the Nuclear Power Plant Exporters' Principles of Conduct / George Perkovich and Brian Radzinsky
Perkovich, George .
Radzinsky, Brian .
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2013
16 p.
Nuclear Energy
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At this time, there is no overarching global framework to regulate the development of the nuclear power industry. Laws concerning the export of nuclear technology vary across jurisdictions, and politically-binding arrangements such as the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) help ensure that weapons-usable or dual-use technologies are not exported, but no single international regime or agreement manages the gamut of potential risks that may arise from the export of civilian nuclear power plants.