Easterly on Collier, again

Thirteen months after reviewing Paul Collier’s The Bottom Billion in the Lancet, Bill Easterly strikes again in the NY Review of Books.

Once again, Easterly largely ignores Collier’s analysis of trade, aid, and governance, focusing on his arguments for military/security interventions. This new column merely fleshes out the objections he raised previously.

HT: Blattman