Robert D. Kaplan

Senior Fellow, Center for a New American Security; Senior Advisor, Eurasia Group


Robert D. Kaplan is the bestselling author of seventeen books on foreign affairs and travel translated into many languages, including ‘Earning the Rockies’, ‘In Europe's Shadow’, ‘Asia’s Cauldron’, ‘The Revenge of Geography’, ‘Monsoon’, ‘The Coming Anarchy’, and ‘Balkan Ghosts’. He is a senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security and a senior advisor at Eurasia Group. For three decades his work has appeared in The Atlantic. He held the national security chair at the United States Naval Academy and was a member of the Pentagon’s Defense Policy Board. Foreign Policy magazine twice named him one of the world’s “Top 100 Global Thinkers.”