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Author Viñas, David.

Title Foreign aid and development : lessons learnt and directions for the future / edited by Finn Tarp ; editorial assistant Peter Hjertholm
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2000


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Description xx, 498 pages ; 24 cm
Series Serie del encuentro ; v. 16
Serie del encuentro ; v. 16
Contents Foreign aid and development: summary and synthesis / Sherman Robinson and Finn Tarp -- The evolution of the development doctrine and the role of foreign aid, 1950-2000 / Erik Thorbecke -- The role of government in economic development / Irma Adelman -- Foregn aid in historical perspective: background and trends / Peter Hjertholm and Howard White -- Aid effectiveness disputed / Henrik Hansen and Finn Tarp -- From project aid to programme assistance / Paul Mosley and Marion J. Eeckhout -- Technical co-operation / Channing Arndt -- Sector programme assistance / Ole Mølgård Andersen -- Food aid as an aid instrument: past, present, and future / Bjørg Colding and Per Pinstrup-Andersen -- Using aid to reduce poverty / John Healey and Tony Killick -- Gender equality and foreign aid / Lisa Ann Richey -- Foreign aid, development, and the environment / Rasmus Heltberg and Uffe Nielsen -- Aid and failed reforms: the case of public sector management / Elliot J. Berg -- Foreign aid and private sector development / Mads Váczy Kragh, Jørgen Birk Mortensen, Henrik Schaumburg-Müller, and Hans Peter Slente -- Financial sector aid / Jens Kovsted -- Foreign aid and the macroeconomy / Peter Hjertholm, Jytte Laursen, and Howard White -- Foreign aid in the emerging global trade environment / Oliver Morrissey -- Aid and conflict / Tony Addison -- Aid, conditionality, and debt in Africa / Ravi Kanbur -- Political economy of foreign aid / Raymond F. Hopkins
Summary "Foreign Aid and Development will be of essential interest to professional aid practitioners and those working in development studies, and invaluable to the student of economics or politics looking for new global perspectives."--BOOK JACKET
Analysis Developing countries
Economic development
International aid
International comparisons
Overseas item
Notes Proceedings from conferrences held in Copenhagen, Denmark in Oct. 1997 and 1998
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Economic assistance -- Developing countries -- Congresses.
Economic development projects -- Developing countries -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Hjertholm, Peter.
Tarp, Finn, 1951-
LC no. 00020816
ISBN 0415233631 (paperback: alk. paper)