C-SPAN. 2007. Losing the Golden Hour: Interview with James Stephenson. Program 202202-1. http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/202202-1 (accessed 29 July 2011).
This is a video clip of James Stephenson talking about his book Losing the Golden Hour: An Insider’s View of Iraq’s Reconstruction. In his book James Stephenson talks about his work as the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) mission director in Iraq from 2004 to 2005. He argued that the Coalition Provisional Authority was dysfunctional and was staffed by people who had little experience in nation-building.
Posted: June 12, 2012 by the Simons Center