Good Philanthropy, Bad Philanthropy, and Their Role in International Development

Peter W. Singer

Professor of Bioethics, University Center for Human Values, Princeton University

Thomas J. Bollyky

Senior Fellow for Global Health, Economics, and Developmen, Council on Foreign Relations

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