Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 February 2010

364 Pages | numerous figures and tables


ISBN: 9780199582792

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Greening Aid?

Understanding the Environmental Impact of Development Assistance

Robert L. Hicks, Bradley C. Parks, J. Timmons Roberts, and Michael J. Tierney

  • Updated and revised preface
  • Looks at how aid impacts the environment, what motivates donors to give aid, and evaluates its effectiveness
  • Draws on the world's largest and most complete database of foreign aid- over 400,000 individual aid projects spanning 30 years
  • Provides both project level data and the systematic analysis needed to inform current policy debates
  • Adopts a multidisciplinary approach drawing on economics, political science, and sociology