Profiles of People in Power: The World's Government Leaders
The second edition of this important biographical reference presents over 300 succinct narrative biographies of some of the most important, influential and powerful people in the world. Covering some 200 countries and territories it profiles every serving head of state and head of government and explains both, the role of the head of state, head of government and the legislature as well as each country's type of government.
Containing biographical profiles of close to 350 world leaders, this book will be essential for anyone needing information on those in power. Entries for each country or territory include:
This new edition is going to be a great asset to reference libraries, as well as governmental and political organizations world-wide.
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finance minister between 1991 and 1996 , during which time India's economy
was liberalized and transformed , and ... in elections in 2004 on the back of
disillusionment on the part of the rural poor that the economic policies of the
He later earned his doctorate in international economics in 1975 , also from the
Fletcher School . ... Two years later he returned to the civil service in the ministry
of petroleum , as the general manager of economic management , a position in ...
He was a former minister of trade and a deputy minister for foreign economic
relations , but little was known about Fradkov's political or economic views . He
belonged neither to President Vladimir Putin's inner circle of former security