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Toxic aid : economic collapse and recovery in Tanzania

Author: Sebastian Edwards
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text provides an economic history of Tanzania since independence in 1961. It covers the policies of African Socialism and the Arusha Declaration, the collapse of the early 1980s, the relationship with the IMF, and the reforms of the 1990s and 2000s.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sebastian Edwards
ISBN: 9780191773792 0191773794 0191009539 9780191009532
OCLC Number: 883156845
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 1. Tanzania: Finally a Success Story? --
2. Tanzania's Market-oriented Reforms and Economic Performance: The "Official Story" --
3. The War of Ideas and Foreign Aid --
4. The Evolution of Foreign Aid to Tanzania, 1961-2011 --
5. The Arusha Declaration, Foreign Aid, and the Crisis of 1979 --
6. Economic Collapse --
7. Tanzania and the IMF: A Troubled Relationship --
8. The Wheels of Aid and the First Round of Reforms, 1986-95 --
9. A New Beginning: The Ownership of Aid Programs --
10. The Second Wave of Reforms: Vision and Policies.
Responsibility: Sebastian Edwards.

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Provides an economic history of Tanzania since independence in 1961. It covers the policies of African Socialism and the Arusha Declaration, the collapse of the early 1980s, the relationship with the  Read more...

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Opposing sides on foreign aid fiercely debate whether it spurs growth or actually does harm. Sebastian Edwards' fascinating tale of aid in Tanzania suggests it can do both. He reminds us that the Read more...

 
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