Dead Aid

  • Dambisa Moyo, LSE

    Tuesday Gets an ‘A’: Dambisa Moyo

    Today was definitely a Grade A day. It was packed, to be sure, but definitely eventful. After the paella-filled "last supper"with my family yesterday night, I had to say a tearful goodbye to them this morning. Since they departed early,…

  • The Aid Debate: Sachs v. Easterly

    As of late, I have been focusing a bit on foreign aid and its effectiveness. After reading Dambisa Moyo's book, Dead Aid, I became extremely interested in the topic of aid, looking at whether aid helps recipient societies or actually…

  • Dambisa Moyo, Dead Aid

    More Moyo for Moi.

    I just finished reading  a newly published book entitled Dead Aid: Why Aid is Not Working and How There is Another Way for Africa by Dambisa Moyo, a Zambian native. Born and raised in Zambia, she has worked for Goldman Sachs…