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Product Description: Despite impressive economic growth rates over the last decade, foreign aid still plays a significant role in Africa's political economies. This book asks when, why, and how foreign aid has facilitated, or hindered, democratization in sub-Saharan Africa...read more
By Danielle Resnick (editor) and Nicolas Van De Walle (editor)

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9780199686285 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 31, 2013, cover price $98.00 | About this edition: Despite impressive economic growth rates over the last decade, foreign aid still plays a significant role in Africa's political economies.

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Product Description: In this book, Nicolas Van de Walle identifies 26 countries that are extremely poor and grew little if at all in the 1990s. His sample excludes North Korea and countries where civil war explains some of their failure to grow (Afghanistan, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tajikistan and others)...read more

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9781933286013 | Ctr for Global Development, July 1, 2005, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: In this book, Nicolas Van de Walle identifies 26 countries that are extremely poor and grew little if at all in the 1990s.

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Product Description: As the World Bank famously put it back in 1989, 'underlying the litany of Africa's development problems is a crisis of governance.' This is a collection of authoritative essays bringing together prominent Africanists in political science and public administration to look at the role of governance in African development...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Nicole Ball (editor), Vijaya Ramachandran (editor) and Nicolas Van De Walle (editor)

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9781403963161 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 22, 2003, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: As the World Bank famously put it back in 1989, 'underlying the litany of Africa's development problems is a crisis of governance.

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9781403963178 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 22, 2003, cover price $47.00 | About this edition: As the World Bank famously put it back in 1989, 'underlying the litany of Africa's development problems is a crisis of governance.

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Product Description: This volume reports on the findings of an international research project on aid effectiveness in Africa. Field studies were conducted in Botswana, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Kenya, Senegal, Tanzania and Zambia and the findings show that Africa’s economic crisis has had a devastating effect on aid effectiveness and that too often donors dominate aid decisions, leaving governments without any sense of ownership over their own development efforts...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jerker Carlsson (editor), Gloria Somolekae (editor) and Nicolas Van De Walle (editor)

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9789171064141 | Nordic Africa Inst, August 1, 1998, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: This volume reports on the findings of an international research project on aid effectiveness in Africa.

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Product Description: Between 1989 and 1994, almost all of the countries in Sub-Saharan Africa underwent significant political reform, including in many cases the first competitive elections in a generation. How can this wave of political liberalization be explained? Why did some countries complete a democratic transition, while others could not sustain more than limited political reform and others still suffered authoritarian reversals? What are the long term prospects for democracy in Africa? This study constitutes the first comprehensive analysis of democratic transitions in Sub-Saharan Africa...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521554299 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $57.99 | About this edition: Between 1989 and 1994, almost all of the countries in Sub-Saharan Africa underwent significant political reform, including in many cases the first competitive elections in a generation.

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9780521556125 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Between 1989 and 1994, almost all of the countries in Sub-Saharan Africa underwent significant political reform, including in many cases the first competitive elections in a generation.

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Product Description: As foreign aid flows decline and skepticism toward the effectiveness of aid to Africa grows, a major reassessment of aid is needed. While the ineffectiveness of aid to Africa is a long-standing concern, past studies typically have been driven bydonor priorities and have rarely focused on recipient governments...read more

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9781565170247 | Overseas Development Council, September 1, 1996, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: As foreign aid flows decline and skepticism toward the effectiveness of aid to Africa grows, a major reassessment of aid is needed.

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Product Description: Ten experts from Africa, Europe, and the United States look beyond structural adjustment and identify the strategic elements that are needed to engineer Africa's economic recovery in the coming years in this important book.

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9781560002802 | Transaction Pub, August 1, 1996, cover price $45.95 | About this edition: Ten experts from Africa, Europe, and the United States look beyond structural adjustment and identify the strategic elements that are needed to engineer Africa's economic recovery in the coming years in this important book.

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