Yascha Mounk is an associate professor of the practice of international affairs at the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and a senior fellow at the SNF Agora Institute at Johns Hopkins University.
Born in Germany to Polish parents, Mounk received his BA in history from Trinity College, Cambridge and his Ph.D. in government from Harvard University.
Mounk regularly writes for newspapers and magazines including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, Foreign Affairs, Slate, and Die Zeit. He has also appeared on radio and television in over ten countries.
Associate Professor of the Practice of International Affairs, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Johns Hopkins University
Senior Fellow, SNF Agora Institute, Johns Hopkins University
Local Affiliate, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University
In the second episode of "The Good Fight," Yascha Mounk lays out the best-case scenario for the Trump years and speaks to Larry Diamond, a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, about the global recession of democracy--and how to build the kind of coalition that can beat back authoritarian populists.