The case describes Angel Merkel’s background, her education, her ascent to power in Germany, and the development of her leadership style.
. To share with students a framework for understanding the development of leadership styles, with special reference to women. . To discuss the specific challenges women face in ascending to the top – be it in politics, society, or organizations. . To understand power and influence tactics at the top of the political ecosystem.
- Political leadership
- Women’s leadership styles
- Influence tactics