Books written by Dambisa Moyo

Dead Aid

Farrar, Straus and Giroux | March 2, 2010 | 208 pages
A national bestseller, Dead Aid unflinchingly confronts one of the greatest myths of our time: that billions of dollars in aid sent from wealthy countries to developing African nations has helped to reduce poverty and increase growth. In fact, poverty levels continue to escalate and growth rates... More Info

Winner Take All

HarperPerennial | May 28, 2013 | 240 pages
The national bestseller, now in paperback Every day, newspaper headlines and media commentators scream warnings of impending doom—shortages of arable land, clashes over water and political Armageddon as global demand for fossil fuels far outstrips supply. Shortages in the commodities markets have... More Info

How the West Was Lost

Greystone Books | February 3, 2012 | 240 pages
Now in papberack, the bestselling author of Dead Aidtraces the decline of the western world's economic supremacy and offers radical solutions. Acclaimed author Dambisa Moyogives a fresh insider's perspective on the erosion of Western power over the past 50 years. She examines how the West's flawed... More Info

Dead aid

Farrar Straus & Giroux | March 13, 2009 | 188 pages
Describes the state of postwar development policy in Africa that has channeled billions of dollars in aid but failed to either reduce poverty or increase growth, offering a hopeful vision of how to address the problem.  More Info