The influence of corporate interests on USAID's development agenda: The case of Haiti

  title={The influence of corporate interests on USAID's development agenda: The case of Haiti},
  author={Guy Metayer},
Who Really Controls Haiti's Destiny? An examination of Haiti's Historical Underdevelopment, Endless Poverty, and the Role played by Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)
The presence of NGOs and development agencies is often considered an apolitical phenomenon, and that the very presence of NGOs within a country is a symbol of a global humanity in action; in short,
US Foreign Policy, Business NGOs and Low-Intensity Democracy
U.S. intervention in developing countries has routinely enlisted the assistance of corporate NGOs whose activities in civil society are often an extension of U.S. policy objectives. The pattern of
Countering the risks of vocationalisation in Master's programmes in International Development
We review the ontological and pedagogical origins of International Development graduate education in the context of increasing pressures to ‘professionalise’ graduate curricula. We apply Giroux’s


Bringing HOPE to Haiti’s Apparel Industry: Improving Competitiveness through Factory-level,
  • 2009
Causal Assessment in Small-N Policy Studies
The identification of cause-and-effect relationships plays an indispensable role in policy research, both for applied problem solving and for building theories of policy processes. Historical process
A Lockean Europe
Liberalization and its discontents seen in the longue duree—the struggle of late-coming statist contenders against an Anglophone heartland, now subsuming Europe in its Lockean embrace. Kees van der
Globalization and its Discontents
In this issue of the journal, William Robinson offers his analysis of the rise of transnational elites emerging outside of the traditional frame of nation-based capitalism. What is significant, in
Globalization, Growth and Poverty
Abstract The paper examines the change in the income distribution of developed and developing countries over the recent period of globalization from 1980 to the present. The change in the income
At Last, Some Good News in Haiti,
  • 2011
Haiti and the International Aid Scam,
  •, April
  • 2011
Haiti's Industrial Dreams: Bill Clinton Spearheads Massive Development Project in North Pole' Site,
  • The Daily, September
  • 2011
Monsanto in Haiti," June 29, 2011 (available online at:
  • 2011
One Year After Haiti Earthquake, Corporations Profit While People Suffer,
  • The Louisiana Weekly, January
  • 2011