The white man's burden : why the west's efforts to aid the rest have done so much ill and so little good (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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The white man's burden : why the west's efforts to aid the rest have done so much ill and so little good

Author: William Russell Easterly
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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William Easterly, acclaimed author and former economist at the World Bank, addresses the problems of extreme poverty and the West's failed attempts to help the poor. While recognising the energy and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Russell Easterly
ISBN: 9780199226115 0199226113 9780199210824 0199210829
OCLC Number: 442450851
Description: 380 str. : graf. prikazi ; 24 cm
Contents: WHY PLANNERS CANNOT BRING PROSPERITY; ACTING OUT THE BURDEN; THE WHITE MAN'S ARMY; THE FUTURE
Responsibility: William Easterly.

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Compelling reading...Easterly's book is an important one, and the arguments he raises cannot and should not be ignored. * London Book Review.com *

 
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Money spent money wasted

by jbmaxwell (WorldCat user published 2017-10-25) Very Good Permalink

For anyone wanting to understand what the phrase ‘throwing money at a problem’ truly means, this is a great analysis of what that means.  Foreign aid, aid agencies, NGO’s, etc that have spent trillions on trying to alleviate and reshape the plight of people around the globe...
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