TITLE

Can Foreign Aid help Stop Terrorism?

AUTHOR(S)
Graham, Carol
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Brookings Review;Summer2002, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the use of foreign aid programs in the prevention of terrorism in the U.S. Benefits of increasing foreign assistance; Role of foreign aid in the reduction of poverty; Benefits and drawbacks of using foreign aid to fight terrorism.
ACCESSION #
6956823

 

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