Posts Tagged: development
Sam Daley-Harris argues for improving microfinance so that it lives up to its potential. Robert Pollin counters that microfinance must be embedded in a larger development program.
Is microcredit the solution to global poverty? Yes and no....
The recently signed free trade agreement marks the fourth time the United States has tried to remake the Korean economy. This time, the attempt may fail.
Andrew Wells-Dang questions whether Western capitalism is transforming Vietnam into a neo-liberal paradise.
Foreign aid, civil military integration, military, AID, diplomacy, development, Defense Department, State Department, security
Knitting defense, development, and diplomacy together--the ups and the downsides of a real work in progress.
Niger is the poorest country in the world. Neither humanitarian aid nor free-market reforms prevented its 2005 food crisis.
In The Perils of Globeerization, Chris O'Brien argues that beer can literally save the world.
Poverty reduction in sub-Saharan Africa won't come through a quick fix.
On the eve of their summit in Singapore, the World Bank and IMF are in serious trouble, from a democratic deficit to a serious economic shortfall. Columnist Walden Bello writes about the event he was banned from attending.