The World Bank and Governance: A Decade of Reform and Reaction
This timely book offers the first critical examination of World Bank policy reforms and initiatives during the past decade.
The World Bank is viewed as one of the most powerful international organizations of our time. The authors critically analyze the influence of the institution’s policy and engagement during the past decade in a variety of issue areas, including human rights, domestic reform, and the environment.
The World Bank and Governancedelves into the bowels of the World Bank, exploring its organizational structure, professional culture and bureaucratic procedures, illustrating how these shape its engagement with an increasingly complex, diverse and challenging operational environment. The book includes chapters on two under-researched divisions of the World Bank: the International Finance Corporation and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency. Several illuminating country studies are also included, analyzing the World Bank's activities in Argentina, Bolivia, Lebanon, Hungary and Vietnam.
This volume will be of great interest to students and scholars of international relations, development, politics and economics.
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The twenty - six Partnership Groups set great importance on who chaired and coordinated donor activities . While the donor agencies chairing these groups varied by sector , the Bank assumed leadership in areas dealing with economic and ...
10 Partnership and the reform of international aid Challenging citizenship and political representation ? Pascale Hatcher Introduction The turn of the century has witnessed a shift in the practice of development assistance .
The CDF was introduced as a management tool theorizing the emerging consensus among the major donors on the need for a new stakeholder partnership that would make aid efforts more efficient . Thus , drawing on the call of OECD - DAC in ...
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