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The Politics of Development Assistance

David Simon
M 1.30-3.20 RKZ 02
Fall 2013 
No regular final examination
Areas So
Permission of instructor required

Study of development assistance, a dominant feature of the political economies of some of the world's poorest countries. The motivations and politics of aid from donors' perspectives; the political and economic impact of aid on developing countries. Proposals to make aid a more effective instrument of development.