SIPRI Yearbook 2013

SIPRI Yearbook 2013 presents a combination of original data in areas such as world military expenditure, international arms transfers, arms production, nuclear forces, armed conflicts and multilateral peace operations with state-of-the-art analysis of important aspects of arms control, peace and international security. The SIPRI Yearbook, which was first published in 1969, is written by both SIPRI researchers and invited outside experts. This booklet summarizes the contents of SIPRI Yearbook 2013 and gives samples of the data and analysis that it contains.