TITLE

New Approaches to Foreign Aid

AUTHOR(S)
Walinsky, Louis J.
PUB. DATE
July 1961
SOURCE
New Republic;7/24/61, Vol. 145 Issue 4/5, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the financial aid provided by the United States to Laos, South Vietnam, South Korea and Iran, since the end of the Korean War in 1953; Assertion that aid program are directed in most countries toward military and Cold War objectives; View that the aid was not designed to help these countries achieve accelerated economic development; Assertion of President John F. Kennedy that military and defense support programs should be separated both financially and administratively, from economic aid; Necessity of aid programs for long-term plans and programs by the recipient countries; View that much of the U.S. aid in recent years has been disappointing.
ACCESSION #
10707730

 

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