Development Aid

Initiative for Policy Dialogue, 2007

6 Pages Posted: 20 Jul 2007 Last revised: 22 Oct 2007

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Isabel Ortiz

United Nations - International Labour Organization (ILO); Initiative for Policy Dialogue

Abstract

The paper reviews development assistance since the early 20th century, focusing on critical issues at the beginning of the 21st century: limited resources, increased bilateralism, tied aid, conditionality, instruments of development assistance, and the lack of a common global agenda. It belongs to a series of backgrounders developed at Joseph Stiglitz's Initiative for Policy Dialogue.

Keywords: Development aid

JEL Classification: F35

Suggested Citation

Ortiz, Isabel, Development Aid. Initiative for Policy Dialogue, 2007. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1001504

Isabel Ortiz (Contact Author)

United Nations - International Labour Organization (ILO) ( email )

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Initiative for Policy Dialogue ( email )

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