Ivan Krastev

Chair of the Board, Programme Director, Political Research

Ivan Krastev is the chairman of the Centre for Liberal Strategies in Sofia and permanent fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences, Vienna. He is a founding board member of the European Council on Foreign Relations, a member of the Board of Trustees of The International Crisis Group and is a contributing opinion writer for the International New York Times. His latest books in English are “Democracy Disrupted. The Global Politics on Protest” (UPenn Press, May 2014); “In Mistrust We Trust: Can Democracy Survive When We Don't Trust Our Leaders?” (TED Books, 2013).  His book "After Europe" is forthcoming in English (Penn Press, 2017) and in German (Suhrkamp, 2017). 



Next Europe in the Context of Internal and External Challenges

January 2016 - March 2017
Projects» Europe and the World » European Union

Europe at Risk 2.0

November 2014 - December 2015
Projects» Europe and the World » European Union

Lessons of the Protest Wave in Europe

January 2014 - December 2014
Projects» Democracy » The New Populism

Periphery at Risk

April 2013 - October 2014
Projects» Europe and the World » Russia and the post-soviet space

Europe at Risk

April 2012 - April 2013
Projects» Europe and the World » European Union

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How Donald Trump might save the EU

01 March 2017

Kremlin is starting to worry about Trump

Foreign Policy | 13 February 2017

The Rise and Fall of European Meritocracy

The New York Times | 17 January 2017

The Cold War Isn’t Back. So Don’t Think Like It Is.

New york Times | 23 December 2016

Donald Trump and the Bieber Doctrine

New York Times | 21 November 2016

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