Cordelia Buchanan Ponczek

Title VIII Fellow, Transatlantic Leadership

Cordelia Buchanan Ponczek is a Title VIII Fellow in the Transatlantic Leadership program at CEPA.

Buchanan Ponczek graduated from the University of Oxford with an MPhil (dist.) in Russian and East European Studies and was awarded the Michael Kaser Prize for the best political economy thesis. Previously, she earned her BA (magna cum laude) in Political Science at Miami University, with a focus on Russian kleptocracy and petroleum transit in the Caspian Sea region. At CEPA, she will research the domestic drivers of Polish and Hungarian foreign policy.

Written by Cordelia Buchanan Ponczek

Finland’s Hushed Energy Dealings with Russia Finland would rather not discuss its stake in Nord Stream 2, or its other energy dealings with Russia
Risks and Rewards of a U.S. Return to Central Asia China and Russia will be watching events with considerable interest.
What Can We Do About Poland and Hungary? What’s gone wrong, why it matters, where it’s heading, and what to do about it
The West Must Stick with Kyrgyzstan Are the latest protests a new hope for democracy or a return of the strongman leader?
With Friends Like These Turkey’s brinksmanship in the South Caucasus puts a spotlight on tensions within NATO.
Nuclear Reaction Is Armenia Easing Out of Russia’s Grip?