Browse by Author "Easterly, William"

  • Planners versus Searchers in Foreign Aid. Asian Development Review, Vol. 23(2), pp. 1-35 

    Easterly, William (Asian Development Bank, 2006-08-29)
    Only for the recipients of foreign aid is something akin to central planning seen as a way to achieve prosperity. The end of poverty is achieved with free markets and democracy—where decentralized “searchers” look for ways to meet individual needs—not ...