Cuba succession http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/33341/all en End of the Castro Era http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/cuba/130215/cuba-castro-term-limits-elections <p><span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px;">HAVANA &mdash; Fidel Castro developed a leadership model few management schools would endorse as a healthy approach to institutional robustness.&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;">Government ministers and other top figures tended to remain in power until brought down by illness, error or scandal. Retirement was a kind of capitulation, a sign of weakness.&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;">So President Raul Castro&rsquo;s declaration that he wants the government to implement term limits for top posts was a clear and relatively radical break with his older brother&rsquo;s iron-man leadership philosophy.</span></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/cuba/130215/cuba-castro-term-limits-elections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cuba succession Want to Know Cuba United States Mon, 18 Feb 2013 11:01:00 +0000 Nick Miroff 5757132 at http://www.globalpost.com