Edward Lucas

Senior Fellow

Edward Lucas is a Nonresident Senior Fellow at the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA). He was formerly a senior editor at The Economist. Lucas has covered Central and Eastern European affairs since 1986, writing, broadcasting, and speaking on the politics, economics, and security of the region.

A graduate of the London School of Economics and long-serving foreign correspondent in Berlin, Vienna, Moscow, and the Baltic states, he is an internationally recognized expert on espionage, subversion, the use and abuse of history, energy security and information warfare.

He is the author of four books: The New Cold War (2008, newly revised and republished); Deception (2011); The Snowden Operation (2014), and Cyberphobia (2015). His website is edwardlucas.com and he tweets as @edwardlucas.

Written by Edward Lucas

G7 and the da Vinci Code; Lisbon Snooping; History Wars You just can’t get a good symbologist these days
West Off the Rocks Disaster is averted — now what?
Censorship; Wolf Warrior Award; Summitry; China will be center-stage at the upcoming NATO, US-EU and G7 summits — though as a topic, not as a participant
Free to Think China’s tentacles reach from Budapest to Cambridge University
Charm; Diplomacy; Spies; Lies China’s Covid-related “twiplomacy” has been chaotic and counterproductive
Kleptocracy rules, OK Belarus won this battle. Who will win the war?