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Fungibility and the Choice of Aid Modalities: The Red Herring Revisited

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  • Stefan Leiderer

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The .right. choice of instruments and modalities to provide aid to developing countries in support of poverty reduction and economic development is arguably the most contested issue in the current international debate on aid effectiveness. A particular co

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Paper provided by World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) in its series Working Paper Series with number UNU-WIDER Research Paper WP2012/68.

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Length: 58
Date of creation: 2012
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Handle: RePEc:unu:wpaper:wp2012-68

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Keywords: aid; fungibility; government spending;

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  1. Maiga, Eugenie W.H., 2014. "Does foreign aid in education foster gender equality in developing countries?," Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  2. Leiderer, Stefan, 2013. "Donor coordination for effective government policies? Implementation of the new aid effectiveness agenda in health and education in Zambia," Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) UNU-WIDER Research Paper , World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).

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