In This Review
The United States and the Developing Countries

The United States and the Developing Countries

By The Atlantic Council Working Group on the U.S. and the Devel

Westview Press, 1977, 150 pp.

As rapporteur for a sizeable group of experienced people, a veteran American official, Edwin M. Martin, sets out a series of well-argued proposals covering aid, trade, coordination and the conduct of relations with developing countries. The meaning of these ideas is underlined by an interesting summary of how they differ from the received wisdom of the early 1960s.