“Mark Rutte Is a Big Fan of Robert Caro”

Robert Caro meets with prime minister Mark Rutte to show him some sights from the book ‘The Power Broker’.

“For Mr. Rutte, a lesson of the intervening years was that “leadership does matter,” he said, adding: “I used to walk in the Bowery in the early 1980s and it was not safe. It went from this to Disneyland under Giuliani and Bloomberg. This is now one of the best-run big cities in the world.” Mr. Caro wondered. “I don’t know if people would say that now,” he said.”

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