Aid, Rents and the Politics of the Budget Process

Aug 19, 2008

This paper analyzes the impact of political institutions and budget governance in aid- and resource-dependent countries. Budget governance refers to the quality of budget outcomes, such as the government’s ability

Chad’s Oil: Miracle or Mirage?

Sep 20, 2012

The Chad-Cameroon Petroleum Development and Pipeline Project, transporting oil from landlocked southern Chad to the Atlantic coast of Cameroon for export, represents the foremost test case of the extent to

The IMF and Aid to Sub-Saharan Africa

Mar 19, 2007

This paper examines IMF loan programs to 29 countries in sub-Saharan Africa between 1999 and 2005. It finds that significant percentages of foreign aid were not spent because of IMF

Budgeting for a Greener Planet

Feb 16, 2018

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Funds to respond to climate change are likely to be the single largest