From Modernization to Microcredit: U.S. Foreign Assistance and the Politics of Development, 1960s-1980s

Lecture Description

This lecture addresses the changing profile of economic development in the late 20th century. It shows how and why development experts, policymakers, and international officials shifted their vision of economic assistance from the modernization projects funded in the 1960s to the microcredit programs that won support in the 1980s.

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Business and Economics International Relations

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