Keith Bush

Russia and Eurasia Program Director

Keith Bush was educated at Dulwich College, the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, and at the Russian Research Center of Harvard University. He served in the British Army for 14 years, with combat tours in Egypt, Cyprus, and Malaya. After graduate work at Harvard, he joined RFE/RL in Munich, where he rose to direct Radio Liberty Research, supporting the 21 broadcast services of RFE/RL. He initiated and developed both the weekly RFE/RL Report and the RFE/RL Daily Report, which were circulated to thousands of government, academic, and media observers of the former Soviet Union. In addition to his book From the Command Economy to the Market, Bush has published some 600 articles, reviews, and submissions to the Joint Economic Committee of the US Congress on political, social, and economic developments in the former USSR. He has taught at Munich University and at the Colorado College. He joined CSIS in June 1994 and is Director of its Russian and Eurasian Program.