The war against poverty : the encouraging truth about foreign aid

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Abstract

Development economists have been highly skeptical about the value of direct aid. But the author argues the skepticism has been overstated. Aid has worked, he strongly argues, but sensible guidelines are needed.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)11-25
Number of pages15
JournalChallenge
Volume48
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2005
Externally publishedYes

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The war against poverty : the encouraging truth about foreign aid. / SHARMA, Shalendra.

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