Courtney Radsch

director Center for Journalism and Liberty

Courtney C. Radsch is a journalist, author and scholar who writes and speaks about the way technology impacts journalism. She is the Director of the Center for Journalism and Liberty at the Open Markets Institute where she produces and oversees cutting-edge research into news media market structures and helps design smart policy solutions to protect and bolster journalism’s financial and editorial independence. Her current research focuses on AI governance, technology policy, and the future of journalism and she advises policymakers and publishers around the world on issues like news media bargaining codes, generative AI and disinformation.

Radsch is the author of Cyberactivism and Citizen Journalism in Egypt: Digital Dissidence and Political Change (Palgrave-Macmillan, 2016) and has published in top media outlets including The New York Times, Forbes, The Guardian, Newsweek, Al Jazeera, the Columbia Journalism Review, and Project Syndicate, among others, as well as peer-reviewed and law journals. She started her career as a journalist in the US and Middle East, and held positions with the Committee to Protect Journalists, UNESCO and the UCLA Institute for Technology, Law and Policy, where she was a postdoctoral fellow.

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