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Aid, institutions and development : new approaches to growth, governance and poverty

Author: Ashok Chakravarti
Publisher: Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In spite of massive flows over the past 50 years, aid has failed to have any significant impact on development.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chakravarti, Ashok.
Aid, institutions and development.
Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, 2005
(OCoLC)646901052
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ashok Chakravarti
ISBN: 1845421906 9781845421908 1845428943 9781845428945
OCLC Number: 56510127
Description: x, 190 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Institutions, governance and growth --
3. The nature and content of aid --
4. The role of donors and recipient responses --
5. Inequalities, economic growth and poverty reduction --
6. New strategies for aid and development --
7. The way ahead.
Responsibility: Ashok Chakravarti.

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'This accessible book is a powerful critique of the effectiveness of development aid. It skilfully combines a wealth of practical experience with a thorough examination of recent academic research. Read more...

 
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