One year ago CSIS convened the Executive Council on Developmenta bipartisan group of leaders from government, business, nongovernmental organizations, and philanthropyto explore how the U.S. government and private sector can work together to support the economic success of developing countries. In their final report, “Our Shared Opportunity: A Vision for Global Prosperity,” the Council provides a targeted set of recommendations for the U.S. government and private sector, calling for a greater reliance on business, trade, and investment tools to achieve better development outcome.
About the Author
Thomas A. Daschle is a former U.S. senator (D-SD) and a cochair of the CSIS Executive Council on Development. Carly Fiorina is the former chairman and CEO of Hewlett-Packard and a cochair of the CSIS Executive Council on Development. Thomas J. Pritzker is executive chairman of Hyatt Hotels Corporation and a cochair of the CSIS Executive Council on Development.