Former Senior Managing Director at PricewaterhouseCoopers, World Bank Official, and Chief of Staff of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers, Harry Broadman has been at the forefront of many of the most critical global business and policy decisions over the past three decades. He shares a compelling perspective on opportunities and risks shaping our economic future.
Tuesday, Oct. 10, the citizens of Liberia will go to the polls to elect a new president and 73 members of its legislature. It will be the first time since 1944 that one elected leader will hand over power, peacefully and democratically, to another in the country founded by freed American slaves.
Would Africa’s authoritarian leaders take comfort in President Trump’s embrace of less-than-democratic leaders elsewhere in the world — in Turkey, Egypt, the Philippines and in Russia? How could we tip the balance?