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The Global Poverty Paradox: Hopes for the Achievement of Worldwide Prosperity Have Dimmed

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Eberstadt,Nicholas (Author)
Format:
Journal Article
Publication Date:
Oct 2010
Published:
New York, NY: American Jewish Committee
ISBN:
0010-2601
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, International relations, Economic conditions, Haiti, Economic development, Africa, Free trade, Trade and trade policy, Poverty relief
Notes:
Despite efforts towards greater poverty relief and neoliberalism, countries with hundreds of millions of inhabitants are not simply falling behind in a global march toward ever-greater prosperity: they are heading in the wrong direction, spiraling down on their own paths of retrogression. The cases of Haiti and sub-Saharan Africa are highlighted.