Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Hosseini Khamenei meets with Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force commanders and Islamic Republic of Iran Air Defense Force officers at the Imam Khomeini Husayniyya in Tehran, Iran, on February 5, 2024. (Photo by Iranian Leader Press Office / Handout /Anadolu via Getty Images)
Former Research Assistant, Center for Global Prosperity
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Elias Riskin was the Center for Global Prosperity's Research Assistant.
Elias Riskin joined the Hudson Institute in August of 2015 as an intern with the Center of American Seapower, later moving to the Center for Global Prosperity. He now serves as Center’s Research Assistant and aids in the writing and publishing of the Index of Global Philanthropy and Remittances and the Index of Philanthropic Freedom. His responsibilities include collaborating with international research partners in the organization of country surveys and assisting in the presentation of the Center’s work. A graduate of Trinity College, Elias received his degree in Political Science with a focus on international relations.