CAROTHERS, Thomas. American, b. 1956. Genres: Politics/Government. Career: International lawyer; worked for ten years on democracy promotion programs around the world, including International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (Stockholm, Sweden), U.S. Agency for International Development, National Democratic Institute, and International Foundation for Election Systems; U.S. Department of State, Washington, DC, attorney-advisor, 1980s; Council on Foreign Relations, international affairs fellow; Arnold & Porter (law firm), Washington, DC, attorney, specializing in international corporate and financial law, until 1991; Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington, DC, vice president for studies and senior associate; Democracy and Rule of Law Project, co-Director. Publications: In the Name of Democracy: U.S. Policy toward Latin America in the Reagan Years, 1991; The Moldovan Parliamentary Elections: February 27, 1994, 1994; Assessing Democracy Assistance: The Case of Romania., 1996; Aiding Democracy Abroad: The Learning Curve, 1999. Contributor to books. Contributor of articles to periodicals and journals. Address: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 1779 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20036, U.S.A.