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The hard challenge of aid co-ordination

  • Bourguignon, Francois
  • Platteau, Jean-Philippe
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    Aid co-ordination is a constant theme of discussion among national and international aid agencies in their search for more effectiveness and efficiency in delivering development assistance. This paper seeks to clarify some of the arguments currently made

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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 WP2013/073.

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    Date of creation: 2013
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    Handle: RePEc:unu:wpaper:wp2013-073
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