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The Marshall Plan from those who made it succeed

The Marshall Plan from those who made it succeed

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Published by Program on Transitions to Democracy, University Press of America in Lanham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marshall Plan,
  • World politics -- 1945-,
  • United States -- Foreign economic relations. -- Europe,
  • Europe -- Foreign economic relations. -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-384).

    Statementedited by Constantine C. Menges ; foreword by Stephen Joel Trachtenberg.
    ContributionsMenges, Constantine Christopher., Program on Transitions to Democracy (George Washington University)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC240 .M2732 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 402 p. ;
    Number of Pages402
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18289513M
    ISBN 100761816585
    LC Control Number00697904

      Mailing Address CounterPunch PO Box Petrolia, CA Telephone 1() This recently discovered study by Allen Dulles, written in the winter of /48 when the acceptance of the Marshall Plan was still in doubt, not only offers fascinating insights into the early postwar period but may also serve as an inspiration to policy makers at a time when there is much discussion of recovery programmes for Eastern Europe and the Marshall Plan is often evoked as a possible.

    First, the Marshall Plan model has routinely failed when applied elsewhere. Between and , the U.S. provided about $13 billion in cash goods and services–about $90 billion in today’s.   A true Marshall Plan for Africa could ignite growth and reduce poverty, but only through a set of institutions that are different from those the current aid system is using. A broader understanding of the history of the Marshall Plan in Europe could lead to much more effective international investments and political initiatives, not just in.

    Marshall Plan, Popularly referred by this name after George C. Marshall (), an American Soldier and statesman who proposed it, was set up in by the United States to help the nations.   The book provides a clear, detailed, and incisive political and economic analysis of the Marshall Plan in its historical context, making it a valuable text for undergraduate and graduate courses.


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The Marshall Plan, also known as the European Recovery Program, was a U.S. program providing aid to Western Europe following the devastation. The Marshall Plan From Those Who Made it Succeed includes both conference proceedings and brief narrative memoirs of participants.

Interest generated by the conference and lessons learned from the Marshall Plan's success will appeal to foreign affairs students, faculty, government officials, historians, financial assistance agencies, diplomats. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction --Personal retrospectives of Marshall Plan participants --The view from Washington and Paris --The Marshall Plan and the people --The legacy of the Marshall Plan --Illustrative lives of public service --Conference: The Marshall Plan, perspectives of the participants fifty years.

The Marshall Plan From Those Who Made It Succeed Edited by Dr. Constantine C. Menges Foreword by President Stephen Joel Trachtenberg The George Washington University SUB Gottingen A The Program on Transitions to Democracy and University Press of America, Inc.

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