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Liam Swiss / @liamswiss

Assistant Professor, Memorial University

Liam Swiss is assistant professor in the Department of Sociology at Memorial University where he researches and teaches about foreign aid, gender, and development. He is the Past-President of the Canadian Association for the Study of International Development (CASID) and formerly worked at the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA).

Most Recent Posts

Mockingbird or Maverick?

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September 16, 2013

Liam Swiss on why comparing Canada to other donor countries over a longer time period may reveal the motives of Canadian aid.

Beyond the Echo Chamber

Beyond the Echo Chamber

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August 1, 2013

Liam Swiss on why a real “new Canadian aid conversation” will be one that grows to include critical voices from across the political spectrum.