Ali Wyne is a policy analyst in the RAND Corporation's Defense and Political Sciences Department. He serves as a nonresident fellow with the Atlantic Council's Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security, a security fellow with the Truman National Security Project, and a new leader with the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs.
Wyne was a junior fellow with the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace's China Program from 2008 to 2009 and a research assistant at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs from 2009 to 2012. Wyne graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with dual degrees in Management Science and Political Science (2008), and received his Master in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School (2017), where he was a course assistant to Joseph Nye. While at the Kennedy School, he served on a Hillary for America working group on U.S. policy towards Asia.
Wyne is a coauthor of Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, the United States, and the World (2013) and a contributing author to Power Relations in the Twenty-First Century: Mapping a Multipolar World? (2017) and the Routledge Handbook of Public Diplomacy (2008).
Wyne delivered the welcome address at the 2011 St. Gallen Symposium, participated in the 2015 Manfred Wörner Seminar, and was selected to attend the 2016 Young Strategists Forum. In 2012, Young Professionals in Foreign Policy and the Diplomatic Courier selected him as one of the 99 most influential professionals in foreign policy under 33.
Ali Wyne, "Did the United States Really Win the Cold War?" National Interest, 2017
Ali Wyne, "Slow and Steady Wins the Race: Embracing Incrementalism in U.S. Foreign Policy," Strategy Bridge, 2017
Ali Wyne, "America isn't weaker than China and Russia - it's just held to a different standard," Vox, 2016
Ali Wyne, "Don't Conflate Greater Danger with Greater Complexity," New York Times, 2016
Ali Wyne, "Expect Some Change in China's Policy Towards North Korea, But Not a Lot," New York Times, 2016
Ali Wyne, "History Isn't a Playbook: Misguided Analogies and Great Power Competition," War on the Rocks, 2016
Ali Wyne, "The world is getting better. Why don't we believe it?" Washington Post, 2016
Graham Allison, Robert D. Blackwill, Ali Wyne, Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, the United States, and the World, MIT Press, 2013