Danny Leipziger is Professor of International Business and International Affairs at George Washington University and Managing Director of the Growth Dialogue and the Growth Dialogue Institute. He was previously Vice President for Poverty Reduction and Economic Management at the World Bank, and Vice Chair of the Spence Commission on Growth and Development. He has published widely on international finance and economic development. Recent interests include the future of globalization, new development strategies for inclusive growth, views on neoliberalism, and a renewed interest in women's economic empowerment. He is an advisor to many governments and a frequent media contributor.