The Leaderboard: Anand Sharma

Anand Sharma

Who is he? Anand Sharma is the minister of commerce & industry for the government of India, initially assuming the role in May 2009. He has previously been the minister of state for External Affairs, Textiles and Information & Broadcasting.…

Europe’s Tilt Toward Asia


By Robert A. Pollard A commonly held view is that Europe has been playing catch-up with the United States ever since Washington began its rebalance to Asia. In reality, the European Union and its member states have been quietly but…

The Leaderboard: Max Baucus


Who is he? Max Baucus is currently a United States Senator from Montana, a position he has served in since 1978. Senator Baucus is chairman of the Senate Finance Committee. Before his election to the U.S. Senate, Baucus was a…