“Anarchy, State, and Dystopia: Exploring the Roots of Libertarian Non-Interventionism.”


Location: O’Shaughnessy 119

Christopher Preble

CATO Institute


Notre Dame International Security Program 

119 O'Shaughnessy Hall 



Christopher Preble is the vice president for defense and foreign policy studies at the Cato Institute. He is the author of The Power Problem: How American Military Dominance Makes Us Less Safe, Less Prosperous, and Less Free (Cornell University Press, 2009); and John F. Kennedy and the Missile Gap (Northern Illinois University Press, 2004). He coedited, with John Mueller, A Dangerous World? Threat Perception and U.S. National Security (Cato Institute, 2014); and, with Jim Harper and Benjamin Friedman, Terrorizing Ourselves: Why U.S. Counterterrorism Policy Is Failing and How to Fix It (Cato Institute, 2010).

Preble's talk at NDISP will address libertarian foreign policy.