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Author Buss, Terry F.

Title Haiti in the balance : why foreign aid has failed and what we can do about it / Terry F. Buss with Adam Gardner.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press : National Academy of Public Administration, c2008.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  F1921 .B88 2008    Available  ---
Description xiv, 230 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-219) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Haiti in extremis -- Political history -- Foreign assistance -- Foreign assistance and foreign policy -- Foreign assistance failures -- Lessons learned : reforming foreign assistance -- Lessons learned : governance and democracy programs -- René Préval's first two years in office : 2006--08.
Summary "Tackles such questions as why has assistance been so ineffectual and what can be learned from Haiti's plight concerning foreign aid in general, by analyzing nearly twenty years of Haitian history, politics, and foreign relations"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Haiti -- Politics and government.
Economic assistance -- Haiti.
Added Author Gardner, Adam.
ISBN 9780815713913 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0815713916 (pbk. : alk. paper)