This is a story of a young man who is trying to find himself through volunteer service in a far away land. He finds friends and purpose through the Peace Corps and his work with the Smallpox Eradication Program. He learns much from his Ethiopian hosts, especially while coaching the YMCA basketball team.
Provides insights into the problems that are encountered in developing countries, such as corruption, human rights abuses, regulatory expropriation, uncertain property rights, and poor dispute resolution and law enforcement mechanisms. Includes a series of problems derived from practice, cases and analysis of legislation and regulations, applications of practice techniques and negotiating skills.