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A new conception of U.S. foreign aid

National Planning Association.

A new conception of U.S. foreign aid

a joint statement

by National Planning Association.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic assistance, American.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the NPA Joint Subcommittee on U.S. Foreign Aid and the NPA Board of Trustees and standing committees.
    SeriesSpecial report, no. 64, Special report (National Planning Association),, no. 64.
    ContributionsNational Planning Association. Joint Subcommittee on U.S. Foreign Aid.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC101 .N3522 no. 64
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 34 p.
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4910148M
    LC Control Number76080829

      These aid efforts do help countries in the third world, but they also serve U.S. interests directly. To bolster our development-assistance image by .   In the midst of a post skewering of the militarization of United States foreign aid, William Easterly and Laura Freschi have produced this striking pie chart: William Easterly and Laura Freschi All U.S. aid by recipient, , O.E.C.D. data.

    In the s, India received a disproportionate share of U.S. aid, because it was one of the poorest countries at the time. Then, in the s, Israel and Egypt got the lion’s share of U.S. foreign aid, largely because they were partners of the United States in attempting to broker a peace deal in one of the most turbulent regions of the world. terests of the U.S. The finding that the program does what most people assert it should do provides a new explanation for the rigidity of distributions over time. 1. Introduction Few federal programs have engendered as much acrimony as the U.S. foreign aid program. Critics of foreign aid point to domestic programs more deserving.

      Benn Steil is senior fellow and director of international economics at the Council on Foreign Relations. He is the author of The Marshall Plan: Dawn of the Cold previous book, the prize-winning Battle of Bretton Woods: John Maynard Keynes, Harry Dexter White, and the Making of a New World Order, was called “a triumph of economic and diplomatic history” by the Financial Times, Brand: Simon & Schuster. 1. Organizations Disbursing U.S. Economic Aid 2 2. U.S. Regional Aid as a Share of All Bilateral Aid 10 3. U.S. Spending on Foreign Aid by Major Category and Administering Agency 13 4. Distribution of Foreign Aid by Income Group 17 5. Geographic Distribution of Foreign Aid 18 .


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