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“Future of Democracy in the World”
Dr. Richard Wife
Director of Global Attitudes at Pew Research Center
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
1:00-1:30 p.m. (CT)
Wednesday, October 25, at 1:00-1:30 PM CT.
About Dr. Richard Wike
Richard Wike is director of global attitudes research at Pew Research Center. He conducts research and writes about international public opinion on a variety of topics, such as America’s global image, the rise of China, democracy, and globalization. He is an author of numerous Pew Research Center reports, including As Obama Years Draw to Close, President and U.S. Seen Favorably in Europe and Asia; Europeans Fear Wave of Refugees Will Mean More Terrorism, Fewer Jobs; Chinese Public Sees More Powerful Role in World, Names U.S. as Top Threat; and Global Support for Principle of Free Expression, but Opposition to Some Forms of Speech.
In addition, he has written pieces for the Financial Times, the Guardian, Politico, Foreign Policy, CNN, BBC, CNBC, and other online and print publications. Wike has been interviewed by American news organizations such as The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, NBC, CNN, C-SPAN, and NPR, as well as numerous non-U.S. news organizations, including The Financial Times, The Guardian, El País, BBC, Deutsche Welle, France 24 and Al Jazeera. Wike gives talks and presentations to a variety of audiences, including government, think tanks, business groups, and academic conferences. Wike received a doctorate in political science from Emory University. Before joining Pew Research Center, he was a senior associate for international and corporate clients at Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research.
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