May 30, 2007
World Bank - Zoellick
I have to say this is a pleasant surprise, Bush picking Zoellick, the whinging by "unnamed" Bank officials re "someone close" to Bush being a problem is off-base. The man is a good choice overall.
Posted by The Lounsbury at May 30, 2007 10:50 AM
Filed Under: Biz - Private in MENA
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I only know of him from the Darfur/Abuja negotiations, but he got high marks for that. Not his fault it didn't work out -- the treaty seemed fine in principle, perhaps it could even have worked with more pressure against both rebels and the government.
Posted by: alle at May 30, 2007 03:49 PM