Essays about: "foreign development aid"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 62 essays containing the words foreign development aid.

  1. 1. How to transform foreign aid in Latin America through ecological economics

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Mariana Fernandez Garcia; [2019]
    Keywords : Development; Ecological Economics; Foreign aid; Latin America; Neoclassical economics; Sustainable Development.;

    Abstract : This study mainly argues the role that neoliberalism and neoclassical economics (mainstream economics) have had through foreign aid in Latin America and its effects over the years. The mere ideology of a market-centered society has been detrimental for many already. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Offer Africa Can't Refuse? A Disaggregated Analysis of Chinese Vote Buying and African Debt Pressures in The UN

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Eric Axdorph; Filip Mark; [2019]
    Keywords : development finance; debt sustainability; China; Africa; UN General Assembly;

    Abstract : Since the "Go Out Policy" in 1999, China has rapidly become one of the largest aid donors in Africa. Many scholars, politicians and journalists have raised the question if there are ulterior motives to this other than Chinese altruism. One common criticism of China is that they use development finance to get more support in foreign affairs. READ MORE

  3. 3. PROMPTED Peer Response and Grammatical Errors : Prompted Peer Response vs Unprompted Peer Response inReducing Grammatical Errors

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för språkdidaktik

    Author : Michael Melanson; [2019]
    Keywords : Peer response; grammar; errors; collaboration; prompts;

    Abstract : The current classroom environment is filled with expectations for both teacher and student but is often lacking in time. Skolverket (2011) outlines ambitious goals such as developing students’ critical thinking abilities, adapting teaching to each student’s individual needs, and encouraging students to actively take part in the development of their own educational process, to name just a few. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluating the Impact of Chinese and World Bank Foreign Aid Projects on Preferences for Democracy in Tanzania

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Johanna Edin; Ossian Granit; [2019]
    Keywords : Foreign aid; China; World Bank; Tanzania; Democracy;

    Abstract : Recognizing that democracy is important for the efficient use of foreign aid, this paper examines whether the presence of foreign aid projects impact the democratic preferences for local residents in Tanzania. Considering China's increased presence as an international donor, we compare the democratic preferences for Tanzanians surrounding Chinese and World Bank aid projects. READ MORE

  5. 5. Understanding the Security-Development Nexus in Swedish foreign policy : Aid, development cooperation and humanitarian assistance policy frameworks

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Lydia Douglasdotter; [2019]
    Keywords : Security; Development; Security-Development Nexus; Anti-foreign policy; Policymaking; Frameworks; Sweden; Narratives.;

    Abstract : Since the end of the Cold War, the concepts of development and security and the rise of the security-development nexus has proven to be important and is increasingly used in policy documents by institutions and states. This thesis aims to provide insight on how security and development concepts and their nexus have been used in governments’ foreign policies. READ MORE