CGD in the News

New US post created to direct foreign assistance [Boston Globe]

January 20, 2006

CGD Senior Fellow Steve Radelet was interviewed for this Boston Globe article on the restructuring of US foreign assistance.

From the article:

"This increases the risk that the funding decisions will be determined by political and strategic criteria, at the expense of development and poverty alleviation," said Steven Radelet of the Center for Global Development, a Washington-based think tank that works to reduce global poverty.