50 Years is Enough: The Case Against the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund

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Kevin Danaher
South End Press, 1994 - Business & Economics - 210 pages
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As the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) celebrate fifty years of economic dominion over the Third World, this reader brings the best progressive authors together to critique these two main proponents of neo-liberalism. 50 Years is Enough covers such topics as failed development projects, the feminization of poverty, the detruction of the environment, the internal workings of the World Bank and the IMF, and the struggle to build alternatives to neo-liberal policies.It also includes a guide to the many organizations involved in the struggle to reform the World Bank and the IMF.
 

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
How Northern
14
IMFWorld Bank Wreak Havoc on Third World
20
The Debt Boomerang
29
The Doctrine of Odious Debts
35
Drowning in Debt
44
World Bank and IMF Adjustment Lending in Chile
51
Little World Banks
183
RESOURCE GROUPS
190
ABOUT GLOBAL EXCHANGE
208
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