1 September 2013

Who controls cyberspace?

Nazli Choucri

Nazli Choucri is professor of political science at MIT and principal investigator for the Project on Explorations in Cyber International Relations (ECIR) of the Minerva Program.

David D. Clark

Clark is a senior research scientist at the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. Since the mid-1970s, he has been leading the development of the Internet, acting as its...


As the international system and the empowered non-state groups and individuals of cyberspace shape one another, the potential collisions of law, policy, and the practice of governance have barely even been identified—it it time that the international community begin to understand how and where cyberspace and international relations intersect and influence one another.