Posts Tagged ‘Debt’

As anti-globaliszation protests are held ahead of the G8 summit, Cambridge economist Professor Noreena Hertz and Sir Mark Moody-Stuart, Chair of G8 Business Action for Africa, discuss whether business will aid or hinder Africa.

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Billions of pounds of debt owing by African countries has been cancelled, so does that mean much less poverty on the streets and in the villages? Phillip Legraine and Noreena Hertz have both written books on the subject of third world poverty … and come to different conclusions

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Economist Noreena Hertz recently launched an attack on Western governments and banks for not cancelling more of the developing world’s debt. She tells Martha why she thinks the people who suffer most as a result of this debt are women and children.

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An interview with CrossYourBorders

August 24th, 2004 by emma