The Real Aid for Trade Switch

In 1968, Lester Pearson's commission proposed the idea of 0.7 per cent of GDP as aid, based on Marshall Plan experience and the dominant economic idea of the time around a "financing gap." However, it hasn't worked.

Is Development More Like GM or Google?

Does the development sector remind you more of General Motors or Google? I fear the former.

  
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