, Volume 8, Issue 5, pp 154–157 | Cite as

The case against foreign aid

  • Peter Thomas Bauer
Articles Development Policy


In the words of the author: “The arguments of this article go counter to widely held notions. If they are shown to be wrong they will have to be reconsidered, but their unfashionable nature alone is no ground for doing so.” We believe that this article could be the beginning of a discussion on development policy.


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© HWWA and Springer-Verlag 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Thomas Bauer
    • 1
  1. 1.London

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