"Leadership and Growth" ed. by David Brady and Michael Spence
Commission on Growth and Development. Home Our Work Thematic Volumes Leadership Volume III
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development / The World Bank | 2010 | ISBN: 9780821381007 9780821381014 | 304 pages | PDF | 2 MB
This book has been prepared to evaluate the state of knowledge on the relationship between leadership and economic growth. It does not pretend to provide all the answers, but does review the evidence as well as identify insights and offer examples of leaders making decisions and acting in ways that enhance economic growth. It examines a variety of topics, including leaders' roles in promoting natonal unity, building good solid institutions, choosing innovative and localized policies, and creating political consensus for long-run policy implementation.