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Foreign Aid And Remittance Crash Course Econ

What is foreign aid? How much foreign aid does the United States distribute each year. Comparatively, not much. In fact, foreign aid only accounts for a small fraction of most nations' overall...

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What is globalization? Is globalization a good thing or not. Well, I have an answer that may not surprise you: It's complicated. This week, Jacob and Adriene will argue that globalization is,...

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Is Immigration good or bad? Immigration is a touchy subject in the United States. The 2016 election has been filled with debate about the subject, and both proponents and opponents have lots...

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They say money can't buy happiness, but who are they? Can money buy happiness? The answer is: sort of. While money may not be able to buy true happiness, lack of money can cause very real misery....

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What is an underground economy? Whether you call it a black market, a grey market, or just the shop down the street, its about connecting people with goods outside of official channels. Some...

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Giving aid would seem a purely good thing, but it's often actually the source of people's troubles. ### Credits ### Music is "Thinking Music" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under...

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We don't always get it right. Shooting Crash Course Econ was a lot of fun, OK? Crash Course is on Patreon! You can support us directly by signing up at http://www.patreon.com/crashcourse ...

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Today we're breaking down the five different social class in the United States: the upper class, the upper middle class, the average middle class, the working class, and the lower class....

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Maliha Chishti speaks at a 2016 TEDx event in Toronto. Dr. Maliha Chishti is a researcher specializing in war and post-conflict peacebuilding. As the former director of the Hague Appeal for...

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From child soldiers in Sudan to gang violence in Papua New Guinea; tsunamis in the Pacific to earthquakes in New Zealand, we're confronted with communities in need every day. Who should we...

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Between 1950 and 2000 western governments and NGOs spent 2.3 trillion dollars on foreign aid. But many development economist wonder whether that money was spent in ways that actually led to...

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What is foreign aid? We explain foreign aid, including how much aid is given out, what kinds of aid there are, what countries get aid, what kinds of things are paid for, and how the United...

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Did you know only 1% of the U.S. budget goes to foreign aid? Bill Gates speaks about why aid is more important than ever. When the economy is weak, the poorest countries suffer the most.

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President Trump's proposed 2018 budget calls for sharp cuts to the State Department and to USAID, which provides humanitarian and economic aid to other countries. WSJ breaks down how much...

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Ep. 14: THE FOREIGN AID PARADOX | Rachel Grady& Heidi Ewing CHECK US OUT: http://www.wetheeconomy.com Why does the U.S. fund foreign aid? The U.S. spends approximately $37 billion dollars...

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The global community has spent billions of dollars in aid over the past several decades to wipe out poverty in Africa. But despite economic growth, poverty persists in many African countries....

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Hey Everyone, This is video 2 of 8 videos in “The Aid, Debt, and Economic Development Series”. Watch the entire series right here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLNI2Up0JUWkGRNf975oV...

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A dutch NGO decided to give some Indian villages cows to help them. A year later, they came back to find that the villagers had taken their girl children out of school to look after the cows....

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ORIGINALLY RECORDED May 12, 2006 Watch experts discuss whether there is a link between aid and economic growth, and what aid strategies, if any, can facilitate economic growth. SPEAKERS:...

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Joe Cerrell is the Gates Foundation's Director of Europe and the Middle East, based in London. Joe leads a team that works with governments, corporations, and other key partners with the aim...

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