Charles A. Kupchan

Georgetown University; Council on Foreign Relations

Charles A. Kupchan is professor of international relations at Georgetown University and a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations.

He served as director for European Affairs on the National Security Council during the first Clinton administration, and is the author of numerous works on international and strategic affairs.

Featured Work

No One

APR 9, 2012 Podcast

No One's World: The West, the Rising Rest, and the Coming Global Turn

How do we manage a world where no one power is dominant, and emerging powers have their own views about how to organize political, social, ...

How Enemies Become Friends:  The Sources of Stable Peace

APR 13, 2010 Podcast

How Enemies Become Friends: The Sources of Stable Peace

Diplomatic engagement with rivals, far from being appeasement, is critical to rapprochement between adversaries, says Charles Kupchan, and diplomacy, not economic interdependence, creates the path ...

The End of the American Era: U.S. Foreign Policy and the Geopolitics of the Twenty-first Century by Charles Kupchan

FEB 27, 2003 Podcast

The End of the American Era: U.S. Foreign Policy and the Geopolitics of the Twenty-first Century

International relations authority Charles Kupchan argues that America ignores Europe at its own peril.