Essays about: "Official Development Assistance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the words Official Development Assistance.

  1. 1. Agricultural official development assistance: an assessment of empirical aid determinants : Trends and shocks of aid activity to agriculture from 2002 to 2018

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Alessandro Giacardi; [2022]
    Keywords : Official development assistance; agriculture; aid; Tobit; panel data; developing economics;

    Abstract : This thesis uses an event approach to understand some under-researched aspects of bilateral development assistance (ODA) in the agricultural sector. The empirical findings on ODA analysis largely agree on some historical explanatory determinants, both political and economic, driving bilateral ODA. READ MORE

  2. 2. Help, Need and Cooperation as Portrayed in the Austrian Press

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Marianne Eva Schinnerl; [2022]
    Keywords : Development Aid and Cooperation; Development Discourse; Critical Discourse Analysis CDA ; World Society Theory; White Saviourism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Investigating the discourse around development aid and cooperation yields insights into development policy choices and their public legitimisation and justification because of the recognised opinion-forming effect that public information, especially media, has on the public. Hence, public development discourse informs and shapes how ordinary people make sense of development issues and the perceived necessity of development aid and cooperation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Swedish Foreign Aid Engagement in Georgia : Through Neoclassical Realist Incentives

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Anton Schyllander; [2022]
    Keywords : Foreign Policy; Neoclassical Realism; Official Development Assistance; Foreign Aid;

    Abstract : In the wake of World War II, development aid became an important staple in alleviating impacted areas through external economic assistance by supporting infrastructure, income distribution, and inequality, and has become a global channel for less developed countries in an attempt to secure sustained development through the possibility of external inflows of resources. A rather crude measure of global foreign aid net flow for 2020 is around $194. READ MORE

  4. 4. Is there a trade-off between poverty reduction and climate action? : A glance at the determinants of official development assistance in environmentally relevant sectors

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Nora Karlsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Economics of development; climate; aid; ODA; poverty;

    Abstract : In a time where environmental issues are increasingly important and measures are being taken to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and conserve biodiversity, aid that targets sectors relevant for these issues are important to examine. The world is simultaneously taking measures needed to increase economic development around the world, by allocating aid to developing countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Aid in the Aftermath of Armed Conflict

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Winberg; Saga Norberg; [2021]
    Keywords : ODA; post-conflict; aid; human capital; trade openness; technology; growth; developing countries; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Aid initiatives are both praised for positive outcomes and criticized for their apparent lack of effectiveness in stimulating economic growth. Under post-conflict conditions, official development assistance (ODA) is often given by donor states to improve the welfare of developing countries. READ MORE