Booting Out Bhutto

Now, can Islamabad mend the wrecked economy?

When she became Pakistan's Prime Minister three years ago, Benazir Bhutto made all the major economic decisions, even naming herself Finance Minister. Since then, the country's economy has gone from bad to worse. That may be one reason why so many in Pakistan's business community were relieved when President Farooq Leghari kicked her out of office on Nov. 5.

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