Front Matter

Front Matter Page

Fiscal Affairs Department

Contents

  • Abstract

  • I. Introduction

  • II. Literature Review

  • III. Methodology and Data

    • A. Empirical Specification

    • B. Estimation

    • C. Data

  • IV. Results

  • V. Concluding Remarks

  • Tables

  • 1. Net ODA Grants and Loans and Total Tax Revenues

  • 2. Effect of Net ODA Grants and Loans on Each Type of Tax Revenue

  • 3. Effect of ODA on Total Tax Revenue by Countries’ Income Level

  • 4. Effect of ODA on Total Tax Revenue by Region

  • 5. Impact of ODA on Total Tax Revenue in Countries with Weak Institutions

  • Figures

  • 1. Average Net ODA and Tax Revenue in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

  • 2. Average Taxes and Total Net ODA, 1980–2009

  • 3. Structural Benchmarks and Indicative Targets in IMF-Supported Programs

  • Appendixes

  • I. Data

  • II. Full Set of Controls

  • III. Revenue Impact of ODA Grants

  • References

Foreign Aid and Revenue: Still a Crowding Out Effect?
Author: Ernesto Crivelli, Mr. Sanjeev Gupta, Ms. Priscilla S Muthoora, and Ms. Dora Benedek