“Businesses, like people, seldom if ever fail solely because of lack of money. They fail because of a lack of ability, judgment, wisdom, ideas, organization, leadership. When these qualities are present, money is seldom a problem.” – Warren Brookes, The Economy In Mind
“I care deeply about the mission and about breaking out of poverty and achieving growth.” Those are the words of David Malpass, at a news conference during which President Trump nominated him to head the World Bank.
For those who don't know Malpass, his expressed desire to shrink poverty and expand growth might read as the typical platitudes of the newly nominated. That's not the case with Malpass.