By revealing a ‘decision code’ using a reverse engineering of the decision processes, I conclude that the three leaders placed high importance on security and geopolitics. By analyzing different dimensions and processes that impacted their decision processes, it is evident that while armament decision utilizes the poliheuristic decision rule, disarmament decisions abide by rational calculations.
Frish, Y. (2019), "Leaders’ Decision Calculi on Nuclear Armament and Disarmament", How Do Leaders Make Decisions? (Contributions to Conflict Management, Peace Economics and Development, Vol. 28A), Emerald Publishing Limited, pp. 121-154. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1572-832320190000028008Download as .RIS
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