Priorities for the Next President


Law School Dean Christopher Edley Jr. outlines the pressing challenges facing the incoming U.S. president.

Leadership is not just about making a calculation of how to adopt the best possible policy within the envelope of the politics of the moment. Leadership is also about trying to influence the way the public understands and empathizes so that you can change that political envelope and make different solutions possible.

Christopher Edley Jr
Publication date: 
January 15, 2008
Publication type: 
Berkeley Review of Latin American Studies Article