EU Funds Provided to the New Member States: Relevance for ODA and Achieving the Monterrey Consensus
AbstractThe EU transfers provided to the New Member States and candidate countries are generally viewed as having been efficiently used in promoting development in these economies. This paper examines the conditionality and institutional arrangements used to manage these transfers, and asks if there are lessons to be learned that could be applied to improve the absorptive capacity of assistance provided to developing countries.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by UNECE in its series ECE Discussion Papers Series with number 2009_1.
Length: 27 pages
Date of creation: Jan 2009
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Publication status: Published in UNECE Discussion Paper Series, No. 2008_1
New Member States; Cohesion Funds; Economic Assistance; Official development Assistance; Conditionality; Economic integration; European Union Enlargement;
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This paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-ALL-2009-08-16 (All new papers)
- NEP-EEC-2009-08-16 (European Economics)
- NEP-TRA-2009-08-16 (Transition Economics)
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- Robert Sierhej & Christoph B. Rosenberg, 2007. "Interpreting EU Funds Data for Macroeconomic Analysis in the New Member States," IMF Working Papers 07/77, International Monetary Fund.
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