Foreign aid for development issues, challenges, and the new agenda / edited by George Mavrotas

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Subjects: Economic assistance
Economic assistance--Evaluation
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010
Series: WIDER studies in development economics
Studies in development economics
LC Classification: H, HC
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 366 p.) : ill
Alternate Titles: Print version: Foreign aid for development. (DLC) 2009941596 (OCoLC)461268456 Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010 9780199580934
Additional Authors: Mavrotas, George
World Institute for Development Economics Research
Oxford University Press
Notes: ISBN: 9780199580934
ISBN: 0199580936
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Aid, growth, and development / Finn Tarp -- Towards the enhanced effectiveness of foreign aid / Gustav Ranis -- Reconstructing the aid effectiveness debate / Machiko Nissanke -- The implications of horizontal inequality for aid / Graham Brown, Frances Stewart, Arnim Langer -- Conflict prevention as a policy objective of development aid / Sakiko Fukuda-Parr -- Aid to fragile states : do donors help or hinder? / Stephen Browne -- Foreign aid and economic development in post-war Lebanon / Ghassan Dibeh -- Can new aid modalities handle politics? / Arjan de Haan, Max Everest-Phillips -- Monitoring and evaluation reform under changing aid modalities / Nathalie Holvoet, Robrecht Renard -- Practical and theoretical implications of the joint evaluation of general budget support / Michael Hubbard -- New aid modalities and reporting support for child rights : lessons from assessing aid for basic social services / Eva Jespersen, Julia Benn -- 'Big push' versus absorptive capacity : how to reconcile the two approaches / Patrick Guillaumont, Sylviane Guillaumont Jeanneney -- Aid and rent-driven growth : Mauritania, Kenya, and Mozambique compared / Richard M. Auty
An edited collection on foreign aid that addresses important aid questions, and reviews the shifting aid landscape in light of the recent global financial crisis. The volume reviews the progress achieved so far, identifies the challenges ahead, and discusses the emerging policy agenda in foreign aid
Description based on print version record
OCLC Number: 638329166
ISBN/ISSN: 9780199580934