Ludwig von Mises: "We must comprehend that it is impossible to improve the economic conditions of the underdeveloped nations by grants in aid. If we send them foodstuffs to fight famines, we merely relieve their governments from the necessity of abandoning their disastrous agricultural policies." - Money, Method, and the Market Process
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|Ludwig von Mises||The world community of labor is based on the reciprocal advantage of all participants. Whoever wants to maintain and extend it must renounce all resentment in advance.||Nation, State, and Economy|| p. 220||International Trade
|Ludwig von Mises||It is a matter of indifference whether one produces foodstuffs and raw materials at home oneself or, if it seems more economic, obtains them from abroad in exchange for other products that one has produced.||Nation, State, and Economy|| p. 84||International Trade
|Ludwig von Mises||Imports are in fact paid for by exports and not by money.||The Theory of Money and Credit|| p. 286||International Trade