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I imagine the basic messages of this book are as pertinent now as in the late 'seventies. There is enough food, but the people who need it don't have enough money to pay for it....and if they can't pay, they aren't going to get it.
Susan George is a well-known political scientist and writer on global social justice, Third World poverty, underdevelopment and debt. She is a fellow and president of the board of the Transnational Institute in Amsterdam. She is a fierce critic of the present policies of the IMF, World Bank, and what she calls their "maldevelopment model". She similarly criticizes the structural reform policies of ...moreMore about Susan George...