Haiti's economy (this page is work in progress...)
Sidney Mintz on Haiti's Rural Economies (starts at 5:30)
Mark Schuller on why post-earthquake Aid work in Haiti was ineffective
Sidney Mintz on Haitian creolization (Starts at 13:30)
Documentary (in French) on post-earthquake AID efforts in Haiti [by Raoul Peck]
Podcast on Development aid in Haiti
Podcast series on the Haitian economy
Beckett, G. (2017). "A Dog's Life: Suffering Humanitarianism in Port-au-Prince, Haiti." American Anthropologist 119(1): 35-45.
Caple James, E. (2012). "Witchcraft, bureaucraft, and the social life of (US)AID in Haiti." Cultural Anthropology 27(1): 50-75.
Minn, Pierre. (2016). Components of a Moral Economy: Interest, Credit, and Debt in Haiti’s Transnational Health Care System. American Anthropologist 118(1), 78-90.
Neiburg, Federico. 2017. A true coin of their dreams: Imaginary monies in Haiti. Hau: Journal of Ethnographic Theory. 6(1), 75-93.
Schuller, M. (2007). "Invasino or Infusion? Understanding the ROle of NGOs in Contemporary Haiti." Journal of Haitian Studies 13(2): 96-119. [macro overview of NGOs]
Schuller, M. (2007). "Haiti's 200-Year Ménage-à-Trois: Globalization, the State, and Civil Society." Caribbean Studies 35(1): 141-179. [longue-durée history]
Schuller, M. (2009). "Gluing Globalization: NGOs as Intermediaries in Haiti." PoLAR - Political and Legal Anthropology Review 32(1): 84-104. [qualitative analysis of NGOs]
History & Political Economy
Bellegarde-Smith, Patrick. Haiti: The Breached Citadel. Toronto: Canadian Scholars' Press, 2004 . [Chapter 3: Modernization and Dependence & 4 The Haitian Economy and the National Security State]
Katz, Jonathan. The Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. [Chapter 2: Love Theme from Titanic]
Lemay-Hébert, N. (2014). "Resistance in the Time of Cholera: The Limits of Stabilization through Securitization in Haiti." International Peacekeeping 21(2): 198-213.
Shamsie, Y. (2009). "Export processing zones: The purported glimmer in Haiti's development murk." Review of International Political Economy 16(4): 649-672.
World Bank. (2015) Haiti Toward a new narrative: Systemic country diagnostic. Online at: http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/642131467992805241/Haiti-Toward-a-new-narrative-systematic-country-diagnostic
World Bank. (2016). Haiti: Let's talk competition. A brief review of Market Conditions. Online at: https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/bitstream/handle/10986/23925/K8613.pdf?sequence=2&isAllowed=y
Further Reading & Popular works
NYT on the construction of garment factories with earthquake relief money: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/06/world/americas/earthquake-relief-where-haiti-wasnt-broken.html?pagewanted=all
Gradhiva, Revue d'Anthropologie et d'Histoire des Arts. 2005. Special issue: Haiti et l'Anthropologie. http://journals.openedition.org/gradhiva/68