Tom Carothers

Senior Vice President for Studies, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace


Thomas Carothers is Senior Vice President for Studies at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Carothers is an authority on international support for democracy, human rights, governance, the rule of law, and civil society. He oversees all of the research programs at Carnegie.  He also directs the Democracy and Rule of Law Program and writes on democracy-related issues. He is the author of six critically acclaimed books and many articles in prominent journals and newspapers. He is a visiting professor at the Central European University.