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Economic Aid

Growing Democracy: Lessons From Ghana

Courtenay Cabot Venton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Courtenay Cabot Venton

The clues are there: Democracy stands a chance when leaders in emerging economies can see their way to subordinating ethnic, religious and class differences and put the economy first.

Jennifer Bendery

Obama Will Announce Billions In Economic Aid To Support Middle Eastern Democracy | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.18.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will announce plans Thursday to funnel billions of dollars in economic aid to Egypt and Tunisia as part of a broa...

A Marshall Plan for the Middle East?

Glenn Hubbard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Glenn Hubbard

All prosperous countries of the world got that way not through government infrastructure, food aid, or NGO projects, but through the growth of a domestic business sector.

Top Fed Official: More Economic Aid Is Likely On The way

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A top Federal Reserve official says the Fed is likely to take additional action to boost the economy and lower unemployment, the AP reports: "Willi...

Democrats Push For New Aid Package Following Job Losses

New York Times | LOUIS UCHITELLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The nation's employers eliminated tens of thousands of jobs for the third month in a row, the government reported Friday, and top Democrats immediatel...