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The Increasing Selectivity of Foreign Aid, 1984-2003

  • Dollar, David
  • Levin, Victoria

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

Volume (Year): 34 (2006)
Issue (Month): 12 (December)
Pages: 2034-2046

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Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:34:y:2006:i:12:p:2034-2046
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