Amy Slipowitz (@amy_slip) is a Research Manager at Freedom House, where she leads Freedom in the World, an annual report assessing the condition of political rights and civil liberties in 210 countries and territories. Prior to joining Freedom House, Amy worked on the research team at the nonprofit organization DonorsChoose, and at a private investment management firm. She holds a master’s degree in international affairs from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs, where she specialized in human rights policy. She also holds a B.A. in economics and American Studies from Colby College.