Emerging middleclass

NAI researcher Mats Utas questions the new middleclass in Liberia.

“Theft of state and aid money is an important income of the SUV middleclass in Liberia. Substantial amounts of money are directly misappropriated. This means that the aid effect on post-war Liberia is far from what it could be if used as designated (another problem is the incompetence of the international aid community to do good aid).”

Read full article at Mats Utas’ blog (opens in new window).

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