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International Development

Resurrected Aid: Why There is Still Hope for Aid in Africa

The distribution of aid to developing countries in Africa is a contentious issue among economists and international policymakers. While giving aid to poverty-stricken countries may be seen as a generous act, it has been argued that doing so is not sustainable and does...

Fostering Economic Growth: How Institutions Are the Catalyst of Change for the Bottom Billion

Until roughly three hundred years ago, if you endeavored to uncover all of the literature on economic growth and its implications for the global economy, your pursuit would leave you empty handed. There was no growth before then. There wasn’t even a “global economy.”...