Humanities The history of foreign aid and how has it evolved?

After completing the readings for this week, write a 4-6- page paper that answers the following questions:

What is the history of foreign aid and how has it evolved?
Choose a foreign developing country. Discuss the main tradeoffs it has experienced in receiving foreign aid. How has this country benefitted? Have there been any drawbacks? If so, what were they?
Structure of the Paper
The structure of your paper should follow this basic outline:

Introduction
History of foreign aid and summary of its evolution
Overview of how foreign aid has impacted one developing country of your choice, including an analysis of the benefits and drawbacks for this country in receiving foreign aid.
Conclusion which summarizes the main points of your paper.
References
Note: At least 2-3 reference sources are required in addition to the assigned reading.

Assigned readings:
Readings, and Resources

Textbook Readings

Baker, Andy. (2014). Shaping the Developing World. Thousand Oaks, CA. CQ Press.
Chapter 6 & 9
Midgley, James. (2014). Social Development: Theory & Practice. Thousand Oaks, CA. Sage Publications.
Chapter 7 & 9

Third World Quarterly, Transcending the Great Foreign Aid Debate: Managerialism, Radicalism and the Search for Aid Effectiveness
Note: This article is accessed by logging into the Saint Mary’s University Library.
OECD, Promoting Pro-Poor Growth: Employment
Read pages 41-62 and skim the rest.
Brookings Papers On Economic Activity, The Unofficial Economy and Economic Development
Skim this article, focusing on the authors’ main conclusions.
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