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Charles Davidson

Executive Director, Kleptocracy Initiative

Charles Davidson is Executive Director of the Kleptocracy Initiative at Hudson Institute. Davidson is also Publisher & CEO of The American Interest LLC. He co-founded The American Interest magazine with Francis Fukuyama in 2005, along with partners Josef Joffe and Walter Russell Mead. Davidson co-founded the think tank Global Financial Integrity in 2006 and is its former Board Chair. He also produced the documentary We’re Not Broke that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2010.

Charles Davidson is a graduate of Bowdoin College and Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.

Events

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The Global Magnitsky Act: Ending Impunity for Human Rights Abusers April 29th Event

Kleptocracy and U.S. National Security

Putin's Kleptocracy: Who Owns Russia? December 10th Event

Media Coverage

Charles Davidson quoted in CNN on kleptocracies and autocracies