May 25, 2021

Reputation Laundering in the University Sector of Open Societies: An International...

An International Forum working paper on reputation laundering by kleptocrats in the university sector of open societies.


May 19, 2021

NED’s New Look

After a year of record-breaking grantmaking and a move to a new office, we are excited to introduce NED’s refreshed brand identity.


May 12, 2021

The Long Arm of the Strongman: How Authoritarian Regimes Use Sharp Power...

Writing for Foreign Affairs, NED vice president for studies and analysis Christopher Walker and senior program officer Jessica Ludwig examine how authoritarian powers are exerting sharp power within democracies,...


May 07, 2021

Op-Ed: Nikkei Asia Carries Forum Analysis on Authoritarian Vaccine Diplomacy

In a May 8 opinion piece for Nikkei Asia, Kevin Sheives and Ryan Arick identify four patterns in COVID-19 vaccine diplomacy from authoritarian governments.