|Statement||delivered by Kighoma A. Malima, minister for planning and economic affairs of Tanzania to the Nordic Advisory Committee on Development Cooperation in Helsinki, Finland, on 2nd April, 1982.|
|Series||Occasional paper ;, no. 1|
|LC Classifications||MLCS 85/1924 (H)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||16 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||16|
|LC Control Number||84980962|
Conditionality emerged as a major theme in the aid literature from the early s with the advent of Structural Adjustment lending by the World Bank; the basic idea was not new, but the emphasis became greater. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Consequently, aid conditionality is more likely to be effective in democracies than autocracies. I test this argument on data from 67 countries over the period from to I focus on aid's impact on fiscal reform because fiscal adjustment is one of the most common conditions in aid-for-policy arrangements. 'The strength of the book is its emphasis on the role of civil society in the aid relatioship, a topic infrequently studied.' Diana Cammack, Overseas Development Institute 'A wonderful contribution, captivating, carefully written, and with first-hand experience at the local level.
systems to complying with aid conditionality because the marginal benefit from aid. flows in any given year is lower for the former than the latter. In sum, conditional aid. Aid conditionality is ineffective in inducing economic reforms. Selectivity, on the basis of the good policy choices of a government, is not as innocent a tool as donors portray. Both may, and generally do, conflict with any attempts to promote country ownership of the reform process and policies. This document presented at the Conference [ ]. Aid conditionality, which sets limits on how aid money can be used and demands information and evidence to show that this is what has happened, might contribute to the accountability to which taxpayers are entitled. There is a significant danger, however, that conditionality gives an illusion of accountability which far exceeds anything that is. In the s such conditionality was brought one step further; aid was w linked to political reforms, affecting recipient countries' governing systems, requiring democracy, human rights and 'good governance'. This volume looks at these developments and considers the conditionality policies of several European aid dors.
Download Citation | Aid, conditionality and debt in Africa | This paper presents a diagnosis of the current dysfunctionalities of the aid, conditionality and debt regime in Africa. It is argued. Aid and Political Conditionality (Routledge Research EADI Studies in Development Book 16) - Kindle edition by Stokke, Olav. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Aid and Political Conditionality (Routledge Research EADI Studies in Development Book 16).Manufacturer: Routledge. This book analyses the provision of aid to countries that have undergone negotiated settlements to civil wars, drawing on recent experiences in Bosnia, Cambodia, El Salvador, and Guatemala. It focuses on the potential for peace conditionality, linking aid to steps to implement accords and consolidate the peace. In the s such conditionality was brought one step further; aid was now linked to political reforms, affecting recipient countries' governing systems, requiring democracy, human rights and 'good governance'. This volume looks at these developments and considers the conditionality policies of several European aid donors.