Moisés Naím attended the Universidad Metropolitana in Caracas, Venezuela, and holds a master’s and PhD degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is a fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, and currently works as an internationally syndicated columnist and a contributing editor to The Atlantic. Naím has served as Venezuela’s minister of development, director of Venezuela’s Central Bank, and executive director of the World Bank. He was also the editor-in-chief of Foreign Policy for fourteen years and is the author of many scholarly articles and more than ten books on international economics and politics. His book The End of Power (2013) has been published in 18 languages and was selected by The Washington Post and The Financial Times as one of the best books of the year.