By Daniel C. Levy

"An immensely beneficial and specified research of international, in general American, suggestions to Latin American larger schooling, To Export growth offers an figuring out of the 'what' and the 'why' of international reduction to a key area. This ebook could be a vintage in its field." —Philip G. Altbach, Monan Professor of upper schooling, Boston College

"Professor Daniel C. Levy, a number one authority within the box of upper schooling and the nonprofit area in Latin the USA, once more has opened an differently ignored box via his rigorously researched and mentioned examine of philanthropic aid for collage reform within the zone. Drawing on a wealth of archival fabric, documentary facts, interviews, and primary hand event with the actors and enterprises concerned, To Export growth illuminates the imaginative and prescient and beliefs inspiring foreign firms, up to the realities they faced in deciding upon delivers and loans coverage, from the Nineteen Sixties to the Nineteen Eighties. The ebook is strongly instructed for students and scholars of overseas schooling, for Latin American specialists, and for philanthropic managers and academic directors within the constructing world." —Jorge Balan, Senior software Officer for better schooling, The Ford Foundation.

In this examine of the makes an attempt to export the trendy Western college, its rules, and its shape to the 3rd international, Daniel C. Levy examines the advance information supplied via the Ford beginning, the U.S. business enterprise for overseas improvement, and the Inter-American improvement financial institution and their kinfolk with neighborhood companions in Latin the USA within the Nineteen Sixties and Nineteen Seventies. Levy considers the funders, how they chose companions, which nations and associations have been favorite, and to what impression. in response to meticulous examine and cautious research, the ebook presents a close examine philanthropic advice to the zone in the course of the period of modernization and improvement in Latin America.

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