Out with neoliberalism, forward people-centred development: Page 3 of 3

Posted on 3 October 2017

[vii] A hint of admission of the failures of the neoliberal policy track only came in 2016 through “Neoliberalism: Oversold?”

[viii]See: Reality of Aid-Asia Pacific. 2016. Reality Check: Aid and Poverty – Probing ADB Programs for Asia’s Poor.

[ix] The report acknowledges that this draws on the arguments of Keynes’ solution to the Great Depression of the 1930s, and the experiences of the Marshall Plan (which on the pretext of aiding war-torn states was driven by US interests to consolidate power).

[x]As provided in: United Nations. 1986.  “Declaration on the Right to Development.” December 4. 97 th plenary meeting.


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