Mark Bell


Mark Bell is a PhD candidate in Political Science at MIT and a research fellow with the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University. His research examines issues relating to the causes and consequences of nuclear proliferation, U.S. and British foreign policy, and international relations theory, and has been funded by organizations including the Smith Richardson Foundation and the Tobin Project. He holds a Masters in Public Policy from Harvard Kennedy School, where he was a Frank Knox Memorial Fellow, and a B.A. in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics from St. Anne's College, Oxford University.


"Questioning the Effect of Nuclear Weapons on Conflict." Journal of Conflict Resolution, Volume 59, Issue 1 (February 2015): 74-92 (with Nicholas Miller).

"Can Britain Defend the Falklands?" Defence Studies, Volume 12, Issue. 2 (June 2012): 283-301