Looking for Bootstraps  


Looking for Bootstraps
Nimbus Publishing (CN) | June 2, 2017 | 440 pages
ISBN: 9781771084819

In 2006, award-winning author Donald Savoie wrote a seminal book on economic development in the Maritimes: Visiting Grandchildren. His plans were "to exit the field with this book." A decade later, he marks his return to that subject with Looking for Bootstraps. Concerned about the region's future, he sought to explore and explain the reasons behind its lack of economic development. The result will spark a much-needed debate about the future of the Maritime provinces.