By Dambisa Moyo
A nationwide bestseller, Dead reduction unflinchingly confronts one of many maximum myths of our time: that billions of bucks in relief despatched from filthy rich nations to constructing African international locations has helped to lessen poverty and elevate development. actually, poverty degrees proceed to strengthen and development premiums have progressively declined―and hundreds of thousands proceed to endure. Debunking the present version of overseas reduction promoted by way of either Hollywood celebrities and coverage makers, Dambisa Moyo bargains a daring new street map for financing improvement of the world's poorest international locations.
Much debated within the usa and the uk on book, Dead relief is an unsettling but confident paintings, a robust problem to the assumptions and arguments that help a profoundly inaccurate improvement coverage in Africa. And it's a clarion name to a brand new, extra hopeful imaginative and prescient of ways to handle the determined poverty that plagues millions.
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