Occasional Links 47

International Development:

1) Sebastian Mallaby on finishing what Wolfowitz started.

2) Spiegel Online: The West’s Poverty Subsidies.

3) Nicholas Kristof on poverty. See also here.

4) The Washington Post: Free trade’s great, but offshoring rattles me.

Politics & Economics:

5) Why we fight over foreign policy.

6) The McKinsey Quarterly: Exploring business’s social contract.

7) BusinessWeek: Inside U.S. companies’ audacious drive to extract more profits from the nation’s working poor.

Progressive Christianity:

8) Time: Benedict and Brazil’s Catholic Leftists. Read more here and here.

9) The Archbishop of Canterbury on Dostoevsky.

Others:

10) The Harvard Crimson: The Truth in Progress.