Ted Galen Carpenter

Ted Galen Carpenter , a senior fellow in defense and foreign policy studies at the Cato Institute and a contributing editor at the National Interest, is the author of 10 books and more than 700 articles on international affairs.  His books include Bad Neighbor Policy : Washington’s Futile War on Drugs in Latin America (Palgrave Macmillan, 2003) and The Fire Next Door : Mexico’s Drug Violence and the Danger to America (Cato Institute, 2012).