Toxic Ecologies of the Global South: Panel, NeMLA 2024
Boston, MA, March 7-10, 2024, https://www.buffalo.edu/nemla/convention.html
Shouldn’t the World Bank be encouraging more migration of the dirty industries to the LDCs (less developed countries)? … I think the economic logic behind dumping a load of toxic waste in the lowest wage country is impeccable and we should face up to that… I’ve always thought that under-populated countries in Africa are vastly under-polluted. (Lawrence Summers, chief economic advisor to the IMF, 1991).