Alan W Dowd

Alan W. Dowd is a Senior Fellow of the Fraser Institute and Senior Editor of Fraser Insight. Dowd conducts research into defence and security issues, co-authored the report Cybersecurity Challenges for Canada and the United States, has contributed to the Institute’s Economic Freedom of North America Annual Report (EFNA) and helped launch the Institute’s U.S. EFNA Network. An award-winning writer, Dowd is a frequent contributor to The American Legion Magazine, Military Officer, The American, The Landing Zone, World Politics Review, and American Outlook. In addition, his writing has appeared in Fraser Forum, Claremont Review of Books, Policy Review, Parameters, Journal of Diplomacy & International Relations, Diplomat & International Canada, World & I, National Post, Baltimore Sun, Washington Times, Washington Examiner, Sacramento Bee, Indianapolis Star, Detroit News, Vancouver Sun, Wall Street Journal Europe, Jerusalem Post, Financial Times Deutschland, and the online editions of the American Interest, National Review, and Weekly Standard. Dowd is an adjunct professor at Butler University; was a founding member of the Sagamore Institute leadership team, where he continues to hold a senior fellow post; and was director of Hudson Institute’s corporate headquarters. He earned a B.A. with departmental high honors from Butler University and an M.A. from Indiana University.