Verschoor, Arjan. 'Symposium on Ireland’s policy to Africa: trade and aid - Strategic aid allocation in the 21st century: lessons from the 1980’s and 1990'. - Dublin: Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland,Vol. XXXV, 2005/2006, pp193-200
Journal of The Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland Vol. XXXV 2005/2006
An evaluation of recipient countries’ experience with foreign aid in the
1980s and 90s shows that there is plenty of evidence that policy conditionality has
by and large failed, and that there is no evidence that the policy conditions attached
to aid have by and large been appropriate. In that light, is the currently advocated
move in aid allocation away from policy conditionality and towards selectivity and
recipient ownership of its reform programme therefore appropriate? The paper
argues that the evidence on aid effectiveness in the 1980s and 90s suggests
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