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Perpetuating poverty : the World Bank, the IMF, and the developing world / edited by Doug Bandow and Ian Vasquez
Bib ID 1727393
Format BookBook
Description Washington, D.C. : Cato Institute, c1994 
ix, 362 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 188257706X (cloth)
1882577078 (paperback)
Full contents
  • 12. Philippine Development and the Foreign Assistance Trap / William McGurn
  • 13. America's Iron Trade Curtain against Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union / James Bovard
  • 14. The Liberating Potential of Multinational Corporations / David Osterfeld
  • 15. The High Cost of Trade Protectionism to the Third World / J. Michael Finger
  • 16. Self-Determination through Unilateral Free Trade / Jim Powell.
 
Partial contents
  • Introduction: The Dismal Legacy and False Promise of Multilateral Aid / Doug Bandow and Ian Vasquez
  • 1. The IMF: A Record of Addiction and Failure / Doug Bandow
  • 2. The Political Economy of the IMF: A Public Choice Analysis / Roland Vaubel
  • 3. The World Bank and the Impoverishment of Nations / James Bovard
  • 4. Understanding the World Bank: A Dispassionate Analysis / James B. Burnham
  • 5. Western Aid and Russian Transition / Nicholas Eberstadt
  • 6. Fostering Aid Addiction in Eastern Europe / Melanie S. Tammen
  • 7. Aid for Black Elephants: How Foreign Assistance Has Failed Africa / George B. N. Ayittey
  • 8. Development Planning in Latin America: The Lifeblood of the Mercantilist State / Paul Craig Roberts
  • 9. Mexico, Markets, and Multilateral Aid / Roberto Salinas Leon
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects International Monetary Fund.  |  World Bank.  |  Economic assistance.  |  Commercial policy.  |  International business enterprises.  |  International finance.  |  Developing countries -- Economic conditions.
Other authors/contributors Bandow, Doug  |  Vasquez, Ian

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