Essays about: "types of foreign aid"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words types of foreign aid.

  1. 1. Success or failure? : A study on the effects of foreign aid in the case of Bolivia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Lisa Langström; [2018]
    Keywords : Aid; Efficiency; Bolivia; Debate; Foreign Aid; Donors; Development; Economic Growth.;

    Abstract : In all types of debates - regardless of topic - research findings, investigations, evaluations and media reports regarding aid will find one prominent question, namely whether there is any clear connection between aid and economic growth in countries that have received high amounts of foreign aid. One argument has been that the connection between a high amount of foreign aid and economic growth is none existing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Development Cooperation as a Soft Power Tool: A case study of Slovakia & Kenya

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies

    Author : Denisa Mockova; [2018]
    Keywords : soft power; development cooperation; small states; foreign policy; social constructivism; Kenya; Slovakia; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Slovakia has as a small state in the Central Europe gone through two types of transformations. First was from socialism to democracy, accompanied by various reforms, the second from an aid recipient to an aid donor. These experiences have, naturally, shaped Slovakia's identity, ideas and interests. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sweden’s foreign aid in Afghanistan from an environmental perspective

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Linnea Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Sustainable development; foreign aid; development aid; humanitarian; Afghanistan; environment; environmental impact; poverty; Sweden; Sida; natural resources; Hållbar utveckling; bistånd; humanitärt bistånd; miljö; Afghanistan; miljöpåverkan; fattigdom; Sverige; Sida; naturresurser;

    Abstract : Afghanistan has been in armed conflict for over 30 years. The many wars have severely affected the environment negatively. Sweden has between 2010-2015 been allocating 4,7 billion SEK in foreign aid to Afghanistan. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effect of foreign aid on growth in sub-Saharan Africa - a panel data study on sectoral aid flows

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Evelina Nilsson; [2013]
    Keywords : Foreign aid; sectoral aid; growth; development cooperation; Paris declaration; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Foreign aid and its success in generating economic growth is a heavily debated issue. Even though the primary goal of foreign aid might be to reduce poverty, generating economic growth is likely to be an important component in this matter. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rationality of Aid Donors : A Disaggregated Study of Aid Allocation

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Johan Karner; [2011]
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    Abstract : This paper is concerned with the allocation of foreign aid. It intends to investigate the factors influencing the decision of aid donors. What sets this study apart from previous articles on this subject is the use of a disaggregated approach. READ MORE