Title

The war against poverty : the encouraging truth about foreign aid

Document Type

Journal article

Source Publication

Challenge

Publication Date

7-1-2005

Volume

48

Issue

4

First Page

11

Last Page

25

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.

DOI

10.1080/05775132.2005.11034305

Print ISSN

05775132

E-ISSN

15581489

Publisher Statement

Copyright © M. E. Sharpe Inc. 2005

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Recommended Citation

Sharma, S. (2005). The war against poverty: The encouraging truth about foreign aid. Challenge, 48(4), 11-25. doi: 10.1080/05775132.2005.11034305