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Mike Watson

Associate Director, Center for the Future of Liberal Society

Mike Watson is associate director of Hudson Institute’s Center for the Future of Liberal Society, directed by Distinguished Fellow Walter Russell Mead.

Before joining Hudson, Mike worked for Charles Krauthammer as a research assistant. Mike holds a B.A. in history from the University of Virginia and an M.A. in security policy studies from George Washington University, where he focused on U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East and South Asia.

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Hungary’s Real Significance

Peter Rough & Mike Watson

Although Russia’s invasion of Ukraine pushed many European issues to the back burner, Hungary has managed to claw its way back into the headlines. A...

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Mike Watson was quoted in Washington Times about China’s mercantilism during the coronavirus pandemic.