Time to stop dumping on the world's poor

essay from IFPRI's 2002-2003 Annual Report

What can governments in rich countries do about poverty in poor countries, apart from increasing and improving aid and endorsing ambitious poverty reduction goals?
Answer: get serious about reforming their own farm policies and start dismantling the agricultural trade restrictions and subsidies that contribute to mass poverty across the developing world.

Author: 
Watkins, Kevin
von Braun, Joachim
Published date: 
2003
Publisher: 
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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