The strategies adopted by governments and public officials can have
dramatic effects on peoples' lives. The best ones can transform
economic laggards into trailblazers, eliminate diseases, or sharply
cut crime. Strategic failures can result in highly visible
disasters, like the shrinking of the Russian economy in the 1990s,
or the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans in 2005.
This book is about how strategies take shape, and how money,... more...