is a Senior Vice President at the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA). He was formerly a senior editor at The Economist
. Lucas has covered Central and Eastern European affairs since 1986, writing, broadcasting and speaking on the politics, economics and security of the region. A graduate of the London School of Economics and long-serving foreign correspondent in Berlin, Vienna, Moscow and the Baltic states, he is an internationally recognized expert on espionage, subversion, the use and abuse of history, energy security and information warfare. He is the author of four books: The New Cold War
(2008, newly revised and republished); Deception
(2011); The Snowden Operation
(2014) and Cyberphobia
(2015). His website is edwardlucas.com
and he tweets as @edwardlucas.