Players and Issues in International Aid / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- Kumarian Press, Inc.
* A lucid primer on the complex topic of foreign aid written for a wide readership including introductory level students
* Spells out the players in development assistance: the IMF, World Bank, United Nations, governments and NGOs
* Differing perspectives on the timeless "aid debate" offer clarification on the subject of international aid
In a political climate where international assistance is under attack, it has never been more important that the general public understand the debate. Players and Issues in International Aid is a one-stop source of vital information on the politics, players, and issues surrounding international development assistance.
Table of Contents
1) US Government Assistance; 2) World Bank and Regional Development Banks; 3) International Monetary Fund; 4) United Nations; 5) Northern NGOs; 6) Southern NGOs; 7) Critical Perspectives; Appendix: Key Institutional Players in Foreign Aid
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A clear-eyed and comprehensive survey of the major governmental and private actors in international aid.