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Aid effectiveness for poverty reduction:macroeconomic overview and emerging issues

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  • Patrick Guillaumont

    (CERDI - Centre d'études et de recherches sur le developpement international - CNRS : UMR6587 - Université d'Auvergne - Clermont-Ferrand I)

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    The aim of this paper is to examine the main reasons how aid can contribute to poverty reduction, the channels through which it can do so and the lessons of the literature on these issues, with a special focus on the way aid can address the vulnerability faced by many developing countries.

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    Keywords: aid effectiveness; Poverty Reduction; vulnerability; developing countries;

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