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Foreign aid, new economic order and basic human needs

By Neil Dias Karunaratne


The maldevelopments due to aid-tied growth-maximisation strategies of the past decades have led to cynicism, and sometimes downright opposition to aid donation by taxpayers in the industrialised countries. On the other hand, radicals in the developing countries view aid as a Trojan horse to perpetuate neo-colonialism and dependency. Dr. Karunaratne reviews the shortcomings of conventional aid and presents a package of proposals for a reformed aid strategy

Topics: ddc:330, Development Strategies
Publisher: Springer Heidelberg
Year: 1979
DOI identifier: 10.1007/BF02924275
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Provided by: EconStor

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