Skip NavigationMenu

Asia Foundation Trustee Elizabeth Economy to Join Stanford University’s Hoover Institution

February 10, 2020 — Stanford University’s Hoover Institution appoints Asia Foundation trustee Elizabeth Economy as a Senior Fellow. Economy is currently a C.V Starr Senior Fellow and director for Asia Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. 

The Hoover Institution at Stanford University is pleased to announce the appointment of Elizabeth Economy as Senior Fellow effective September 1, 2020. Economy is an acclaimed author and an expert on Chinese domestic and foreign policy and is widely respected among academics and policy makers…


In June 2018, Economy was named one of “The 10 Names That Matter on China Policy” by Politico Magazine. She serves on the board of managers of Swarthmore College and the board of trustees of the Asia Foundation and the National Committee on US-China Relations. She served as a member of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Agenda Council on the United States from 2014 to 2016 and served as a member and then vice chair of WEF’s Global Agenda Council on the Future of China from 2008 to 2014.

Read our latest news, or insights from our blog.

Media contact

Eelynn Sim, Director, Strategy and Programs
[email protected]

The Latest Across Asia


This year, we celebrate 70 years of improving lives and expanding opportunities.