TITLE

Making Aid Work: Development aid will never succeed without the support and ownership of its recipients

AUTHOR(S)
Barbery, Carlos
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Boston Review;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses challenges confronting development-aid institutions. These include choosing the most appropriate projects for support, coordinating financial and technical resource flows and measuring the effect of those efforts. According to the author, these are difficult problems to address, and aid institutions continue to struggle to find ample resources to them. However, the author believes that arguments such as economic professor Abhijit Banerjee's are only unfair and inaccurate but likewise serve to broaden the divide between academics and practitioners.
ACCESSION #
21983761

 

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