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Rent seeking and aid effectiveness

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  • Roland Hodler, 2007. "Rent seeking and aid effectiveness," International Tax and Public Finance, Springer;International Institute of Public Finance, vol. 14(5), pages 525-541, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:itaxpf:v:14:y:2007:i:5:p:525-541
    DOI: 10.1007/s10797-006-9006-8
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