Aid and Power: The World Bank and Policy-Based Lending Analysis and Policy Proposals by Paul Mosley

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Subjects:

  • Aid & relief programmes,
  • Central government policies,
  • Development economics,
  • Development studies,
  • c 1970 to c 1980,
  • c 1980 to c 1990,
  • General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Business/Economics

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Number of Pages352
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Open LibraryOL9851693M
ISBN 100415015480
ISBN 109780415015486

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Major aid donors, in particular The World Bank, responded with a revolution in aid policy - the introduction of structural adjustment lending. Financial flows to developing countries were, increasingly accompanied by demands for changes in policy, generally of a type that reduced the level of governemnt intervention in the economy.

The international recession of the early s left many less developed countries in a precarious position. The major aid donors, and in particular the World Bank, responded with fundamental changes to aid policy which saw the introduction of 'structural adjustment lending'.

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This book looks at the provision of finance in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) by the IMF and World Bank in return for economic liberalization, exploring the political motivations of funding and geo-politics in recipients.

The effectiveness of funding is questioned, with evidence from four MENA countries. When the major aid organizations made flows of aid conditional on changes in policy, they prompted an extensive debate in development circles. This edition has been revised to take account of changes within the World Bank itself and the extension of policy-based lending to the formerly socialist economies of east and central : Jane Harrigan, Paul Mosley, John Toye.

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It comprises two institutions: the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD), and the International Development Association (IDA). The World Bank is a component of the World Formation: July ; 74 years ago.

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xvii + ; Vol. II: Case Studies, pp. xiii + Introduction. As originally envisaged, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) had three functions.

It was an adjustment agency providing advice on balance of payments policy, a financing agency providing short-term liquidity to countries encountering balance of payments problems and finally an agent for managing the Bretton Woods international monetary system, which was based on.

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