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Does NGO Aid Go to the Poor? Empirical Evidence from Europe

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Source: Does NGO Aid Go to the Poor? Empirical Evidence from Europe

Volume/Issue: 2006/39

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gilles Nancy , and Boriana Yontcheva

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2006

ISBN: 9781451862997

Keywords: Official development aid, NGOs, ngo, aid allocation, aid flows,

This paper studies the aid allocation of European nongovernmental organizations (NGOs). Once population is controlled for, poverty consistently appears as the main worldwide determinant of NGO aid allocation. NGOs...

Does Foreign Aid Reduce Poverty? Empirical Evidence from Nongovernmental and Bilateral Aid

Does Foreign Aid Reduce Poverty? Empirical Evidence from Nongovernmental and Bilateral Aid »

Source: Does Foreign Aid Reduce Poverty? Empirical Evidence from Nongovernmental and Bilateral Aid

Volume/Issue: 2005/100

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Boriana Yontcheva , and Nadia Masud

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2005

ISBN: 9781451861198

Keywords: Official Development Aid, NGOs, Panel Data Econometrics, infant mortality, mortality rates, aid effectiveness,

This paper assesses the effectiveness of foreign aid in reducing poverty through its impact on human development indicators. We use a dataset of both bilateral aid and NGO aid flows. Our results show that NGO aid r...

Fiscal Policy Response to Scaled-Up Aid

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Source: Fiscal Policy Response to Scaled-Up Aid

Volume/Issue: 2007/020

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2007

ISBN: 9781498333542

Keywords: Development assistance, Fiscal policy, Use of Fund resources, Official development assistance, Heavily indebted poor countries, Absorptive capacity, Expenditure efficiency, PFM, medium-term, scaled-up

Sound fiscal policies are critical for handling aid volatility as well as for making effective use of scaled-up aid and other flows. By easing resource constraints, these flows allow low-income countries (LICs) to...

Does NGO Aid Go to the Poor? Empirical Evidence from Europe

Does NGO Aid Go to the Poor? Empirical Evidence from Europe »

Volume/Issue: 2006/39

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gilles Nancy , and Boriana Yontcheva

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451862997.001

ISBN: 9781451862997

Keywords: Official development aid, NGOs, ngo, aid allocation, aid flows,

This paper studies the aid allocation of European nongovernmental organizations (NGOs). Once population is controlled for, poverty consistently appears as the main worldwide determinant of NGO aid allocation. NGOs...

Aid Inflows - The Role of the Fund and Operational Issues for Program Design - Background Paper

Aid Inflows - The Role of the Fund and Operational Issues for Program Design - Background Paper »

Source: Aid Inflows - The Role of the Fund and Operational Issues for Program Design - Background Paper

Volume/Issue: 2007/024

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 June 2007

ISBN: 9781498333528

Keywords: Capital inflows, Development assistance, Fund role, Technical Assistance, Official development assistance, Concessional aid, Exchange markets, Current account balances, Balance of payments, program design

This paper contains background material to the Board paper on "Aid Inflows- The Role of the Fund and Operational Issues for Program Design." The main paper draws operational implications for program design of incre...

Does Foreign Aid Reduce Poverty? Empirical Evidence from Nongovernmental and Bilateral Aid

Does Foreign Aid Reduce Poverty? Empirical Evidence from Nongovernmental and Bilateral Aid »

Volume/Issue: 2005/100

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Boriana Yontcheva , and Nadia Masud

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 May 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451861198.001

ISBN: 9781451861198

Keywords: Official Development Aid, NGOs, Panel Data Econometrics, infant mortality, mortality rates, aid effectiveness,

This paper assesses the effectiveness of foreign aid in reducing poverty through its impact on human development indicators. We use a dataset of both bilateral aid and NGO aid flows. Our results show that NGO aid r...

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries1

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries1 »

Source: Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries

Volume/Issue: 2019/152

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hidetaka Nishizawa , Scott Roger , and Huan Zhang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2019

ISBN: 9781498320801

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, Accounting, Accounting standards, Agriculture, Aid flows, Balance of payments, Bank deposits, Bank financing, Banks, Bonds

Pacific island countries (PICs) are vulnerable severe natural disasters, especially cyclones, inflicting large losses on their economies. In the aftermath of disasters, PIC governments face revenue losses and spend...

Fiscal Policy Response to Scaled-Up Aid

Fiscal Policy Response to Scaled-Up Aid »

Volume/Issue: 2007/020

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 06 May 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498333542.007

ISBN: 9781498333542

Keywords: Development assistance, Fiscal policy, Use of Fund resources, Official development assistance, Heavily indebted poor countries, Absorptive capacity, Expenditure efficiency, PFM, medium-term, scaled-up

Sound fiscal policies are critical for handling aid volatility as well as for making effective use of scaled-up aid and other flows. By easing resource constraints, these flows allow low-income countries (LICs) to...

Aid Inflows - The Role of the Fund and Operational Issues for Program Design - Background Paper

Aid Inflows - The Role of the Fund and Operational Issues for Program Design - Background Paper »

Volume/Issue: 2007/024

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 June 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498333528.007

ISBN: 9781498333528

Keywords: Capital inflows, Development assistance, Fund role, Technical Assistance, Official development assistance, Concessional aid, Exchange markets, Current account balances, Balance of payments, program design

This paper contains background material to the Board paper on "Aid Inflows- The Role of the Fund and Operational Issues for Program Design." The main paper draws operational implications for program design of incre...

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries

Fiscal Buffers for Natural Disasters in Pacific Island Countries »

Volume/Issue: 2019/152

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Hidetaka Nishizawa , Scott Roger , and Huan Zhang

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 July 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498320801.001

ISBN: 9781498320801

Keywords: Access to foreign markets, Accounting, Accounting standards, Agriculture, Aid flows, Balance of payments, Bank deposits, Bank financing, Banks, Bonds

Pacific island countries (PICs) are vulnerable severe natural disasters, especially cyclones, inflicting large losses on their economies. In the aftermath of disasters, PIC governments face revenue losses and spend...