2006

Can Government Grow Great Leaders?

As a part of the Academy’s Executive Consortium, the Academy and Human Capital Solutions conducted a symposium on June 23, 2005, that addressed key issues regarding federal leadership development.

Off-Shoring: An Elusive Phenomenon

January 2006 - This is the first of several reports by an Academy Panel formed to assess off-shoring, including the adequacy of current data and their usefulness in ascertaining its extent and economic effects.

National Accountability Strategies for Developing Countries

January 2006 - The National Planning Department (NPD), Office of the President, Republic of Colombia, contacted the Academy seeking technical assistance in crafting a national accountability strategy for Colombia under President álvaro Uribe.

Why Foreign Aid to Haiti Failed

February 2006 - This paper explains why, after consuming billions in foreign aid over three decades, and hundreds of millions specifically for governance and democratization programs, not to mention billions for other programs, Haiti remains politically dysfunctional and impoverished.