Judy Dempsey

Nonresident Senior Fellow
Carnegie Europe
Editor in chief
Strategic Europe

Dempsey is a nonresident senior fellow at Carnegie Europe and editor in chief of Strategic Europe.

Judy Dempsey is a nonresident senior fellow at Carnegie Europe and editor in chief of the Strategic Europe blog. She is also the author of the book The Merkel Phenomenon (Das Phänomen Merkel, Körber-Stiftung Edition, 2013).

She worked for the International Herald Tribune from 2004 to 2011 as its Germany and East European Correspondent and from 2011 to September 2013 as columnist. Dempsey was the diplomatic correspondent for the Financial Times in Brussels from 2001 onward, covering NATO and European Union enlargement. Between 1990 and 2001, she served as Jerusalem bureau chief (1996–2001), Berlin correspondent (1992–1996), and Eastern European correspondent in London (1990–1992) for the Financial Times. During the 1980s, Dempsey reported on Central and Eastern Europe for the Financial Times, the Irish Times, and the Economist.

Dempsey graduated from Trinity College, Dublin, where she studied history and political science. She has contributed to several books on Eastern Europe, including Developments in Central and East European Politics (Palgrave Macmillan and Duke University Press, 2007) and The Soviet Union and Eastern Europe: A Handbook (Frederick Muller Ltd, 1985).

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  • Judy Asks: Is the G20 at a Crossroads?
    • Wednesday, July 05, 2017

    Judy Asks: Is the G20 at a Crossroads?

    A selection of experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.

  • Trump Visits Poland
    • Tuesday, July 04, 2017

    Trump Visits Poland

    The Polish government will try to use U.S. President Donald Trump’s July 6 visit to Warsaw to influence the White House’s policies toward Russia and Germany.

  • Judy Asks: Is Italy Europe’s Achilles’ Heel?
    • Wednesday, June 28, 2017

    Judy Asks: Is Italy Europe’s Achilles’ Heel?

    A selection of experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.

  • The Contradictions of German Foreign Policy
    • Tuesday, June 27, 2017

    The Contradictions of German Foreign Policy

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s refusal to abandon the controversial Nord Stream pipeline is puzzling for several reasons.

  • Judy Asks: Is Merkel Squandering Germany’s Strong Economy?
    • Wednesday, June 21, 2017

    Judy Asks: Is Merkel Squandering Germany’s Strong Economy?

    A selection of experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.

  • Macron Shapes Old and New Europe
    • Monday, June 19, 2017

    Macron Shapes Old and New Europe

    The EU’s political contours are being redrawn, as Western Europe’s renewed influence is poised to eclipse the union’s Eastern members.

  • Judy Asks: Is Britain Lost?
    • Wednesday, June 14, 2017

    Judy Asks: Is Britain Lost?

    A selection of experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.

  • France’s Rise and Britain’s Demise
    • Monday, June 12, 2017

    France’s Rise and Britain’s Demise

    While Britain’s prime minister ushers in the decline of London’s influence in the world, France’s president seeks reforms that will reassert Paris’s role in the EU.

  • Britain’s Postelection Future
    • Friday, June 09, 2017

    Britain’s Postelection Future

    A snap general election has turned into a political debacle for Britain and its leader, Prime Minister Theresa May.

  • Judy Asks: Who Will Lead the West?
    • Wednesday, June 07, 2017

    Judy Asks: Who Will Lead the West?

    A selection of experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.

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