Paul Collier - Bottom Billion :: 2008.05.30 20:37





Collier prescibes <aid, trade liberalisation, sound security policies and good governance> as pillars to en
d the strife of the bottom billion.


Good governance = building a mass of informed citizens?

Alliance of compassion and enlightened self-interest?

Do I see a linkage to his 'Greed vs Grievance' argument?




BOTTOM BILLION : Why the Poorest Countries Are Failing and What Can Be Done About It
Collier, Paul 지음 | Oxford USA 펴냄
Global poverty, economist Collier points out, is actually falling quite rapidly for about 80% of the world. The real crisis lies in a group of about 50 failing states, the BOTTOM BILLION, whose problems defy traditional approaches to alleviating poverty.Here, Collier contends that these fifty failed states pose the central challenge of the developing world in the twenty-first century. This group o