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Dead aid : why aid is not working and how there is a better way for Africa

Author: Dambisa Moyo
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010. ©2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First American paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Argues that international aid sent to developing African nations has not helped and contends that the money has led to corrupt governments and dependent citizens.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dambisa Moyo
ISBN: 9780374532123 0374532125
OCLC Number: 429024670
Notes: "Originally published in 2009 by Allen Lane, an imprint of Penguin Books, Great Britain, as: Dead aid : why aid is not working and how there is another way for Africa"--Title page verso.
"Published in the United States in 2009 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. First American paperback edition, 2010"--Title page verso.
Description: xx, 188 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The World of aid --
The Myth of aid --
A Brief history of aid --
Aid is not working --
The Silent killer of growth --
A World without aid --
The Republic of Dongo --
A Radical rethink of the aid-dependency model --
A Capital solution --
The Chinese are our friends --
Let's trade --
Banking on the unbankable --
Dongo revisited --
Making development happen.
Other Titles: Why aid is not working and how there is a better way for Africa
Responsibility: Dambisa Moyo.

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Argues that international aid sent to developing African nations has not helped and contends that the money has led to corrupt governments and dependent citizens.

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