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Foreign Aid: New Perspectives
     

Foreign Aid: New Perspectives

by K. L. Gupta (Editor)
 

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Foreign aid has been an area of active scholarly investigation since the end of the Second World War, but particularly since the early 1950s when a large number of the erstwhile colonies became independent. Few areas of public policy involving the developed and developing countries have aroused more passion and ideological debate than foreign aid.
In spite of the

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Foreign aid has been an area of active scholarly investigation since the end of the Second World War, but particularly since the early 1950s when a large number of the erstwhile colonies became independent. Few areas of public policy involving the developed and developing countries have aroused more passion and ideological debate than foreign aid.
In spite of the massive amount of research in the field, there is still not enough work in two areas: the first involves the mechanisms through which aid influences the economies of the donor and the recipient countries; and the second, country-specific assessments of the effectiveness of foreign aid. Foreign Aid: New Perspectives is aimed at making a contribution in these two areas.
The contents of this volume are divided into four parts. Part I deals with some theoretical aspects of foreign aid, while the second part analyzes some general policy aspects. Part III turns to the donor experience and includes one paper on the Danish experience. The last part considers the recipient experience and consists of five case studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781461373186
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
10/28/2012
Series:
Recent Economic Thought Series , #68
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1999
Pages:
278
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

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