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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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I take a look at the impact of international aid on poor local economies. References: Jonathan Foreman, Aiding and Abetting: Foreign Aid Failures and the 0.7% Deception (London: Civitas,...

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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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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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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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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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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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Rich countries are giving more in foreign aid than ever before. But which countries are the most generous? Click here to subscribe to The Economist on YouTube: http://econ.st/2AAzFCG Rich...

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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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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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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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Read Bill & Melinda Gates' 2014 annual letter and #StopTheMyth: http://gates.ly/1aAO0eD.

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So, during times of inflation or deflation, why doesn't the government just set prices? It sounds reasonable, but price ceilings or floors just don't work. Adriene and Jacob explain why. Subsidies,...

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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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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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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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Bill Gates describes the difference between giving money to foreign governments and providing actual aid to foreign countries. Subscribe AEI's YouTube Channel http://www.youtube.com/user/AEIVideos...

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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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A2/IB 20) Foreign Aid and Development - An understanding of the benefits of foreign aid in promoting development and of the different types of foreign aid that could enter a developing country.

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