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Economic Scene; A model for evaluating the use of development dollars, south of the border.

May 1, 2002 - The Bush administration is casting about for new ideas on how to use $5 billion of aid a year for poor countries to achieve accountability and results in economic development. It would do well to look south, to the Progresa program in Mexico, for a successful model that has reduced child labor, increased educational levels and improved health and nutrition for the poor.