Will Watson

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How Much Would it Cost to Fix the World?

(0) Comments | Posted 15 July 2011 | (16:00)

Why are aid budgets so small? This is a question that gets politically active peoples' hearts racing in most developed countries. From what the author sees it's usually on the side of "they aren't too small, they're too big". Anyone with an opinion on foreign aid, the less sexy side...

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Who's Afraid of Foreign Aid?

(1) Comments | Posted 3 July 2011 | (16:30)

What scares you? What wakes you up in a cold sweat? In the United States a Gallup poll in 2005 showed that the thing teenagers are most afraid of are terrorist attacks. Other surveys by the pollsters show similar figures amongst adults fearing pandemics affecting them or their families. Other...

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