This comes from the International Public Management Network Listserv.
For anyone interested in the role of leadership in economic growth and development, you may wish to take a look at a new paper from the World Bank Institute (WBI) that links theories of leadership and organizational change in the context of development, and offers a new analytical framework for improving our understanding of how leadership actions create space for change and reform.
DEVELOPMENT AS LEADERSHIP-LED CHANGE
A Report for the Global Leadership Initiative and the World Bank Institute (WBI)
Matt Andrews, Jesse McConnell and Alison Wescott (February 2010)
From the abstract, you can download the paper.