Chris Miller

Chris Miller

Formal First Name
Christopher (Chris)

Chris Miller is Associate Professor of International History at the Fletcher School at Tufts University, where his research focuses on technology, geopolitics, economics, international affairs, and Russia. Chris also serves as Jeane Kirkpatrick Visiting Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, Eurasia Director at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, and as a Director at Greenmantle, a New York and London-based macroeconomic and geopolitical consultancy. His research focuses on Russian history, politics, economics, foreign policy, the Cold War history, Chinese history, and economics in the US Diplomatic history. Chris is the author of Chip War, which chronicles the geopolitical history of a decades-long battle to control the modern world's most critical resource: the microchip and the commercial industry that supports it. He is the author of three previous books—Putinomics, The Struggle to Save the Soviet Economy, and We Shall Be Masters.

Professional Experience

Academic History




  • Chris is a regular contributor to publications such as Foreign Policy, Foreign Affairs, the Wall Street Journal, and The American Interest.

  • He is regularly quoted in publications such as the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times, and is regularly featured on CNBC and NPR.