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Dartmouth President Is Chosen To Lead World Bank
Jim Yong Kim, an American who is president of
Dartmouth College, has been chosen to be the next president of the World Bank. His
selection Monday extends the U.S. hold on the top job at the 187-nation development
Obama Taps Dartmouth President For World Bank
President Barack Obama has nominated Dartmouth
College President Jim Yong Kim to head the World Bank, a surprise pick
for the international financial institution's top job.
Dartmouth's 17th president is inaugurated
By Ross Sneyd
The event on the college green in
Hanover was steeped in tradition. The
ceremony was also groundbreaking because Jim Yong Kim is the first Asian-American to
lead an Ivy League college.