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This book will do that for you in a very entertaining manner.
William Easterly gives, in his book, The White Man's Burden, an important contribution to the debate on foreign aid to developing countries.
Easterly shows that the first form of fish relief, however well-intentioned and executed, perhaps does more harm than good.
It's a seminal work so it's worth reading; however, I think many academics read this, ironically, without a critical eye. Read morePublished 6 days ago by Jack
great book and very interesting contract to Jeff Sachs' viewsPublished 4 months ago by Mary Rutledg
I like what this author has to say, but not how he says it. The writing style seems to be geared towards someone with a short attention span. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Stephen J. Chalke
In 2011, Eric Ries made a big splash in Silicon Valley with his book “The Lean Startup: How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful... Read morePublished 7 months ago by T. Graczewski
A very good contribution to the development community in a refreshing and funny writing style. If you care about world poverty and development issues you will learn about the harm... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Romi I Savini
This book was very eyeopening. I had to read it for a class that discussed aid in foreign countries. Makes you think.Published 10 months ago by Alyssa M.
This book is just devastating if you are a strong believer in the work of the larger NGOs. This book makes an excellent case that development needs to be local, relevant, and... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Jonathan R Dunnette