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Political Connections and Social Networks in Targeted Transfer Programmes: Evidence from Rural Ethiopia.

Abstract:

In many developing countries, the beneficiaries of transfer programmes are determined by community-based processes, based on some general targeting rules related to needs. This opens the door for local social and political processes to impact on who gets access. Despite increasingly large scale social protection programmes in Africa, we have limited evidence on the political economy processes involved. We focus on Ethiopia were the local political authorities are in charge of food aid transfe...

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Not Peer reviewed
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
Centre for the Study of African Economies
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
Department:
Social Sciences Division - Queen Elizabeth House,Department of International Development
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Author
Publisher:
Centre for the Study of African Economies Publisher's website
Volume:
WPS/2008-33
Series:
Working Paper Series
Publication date:
2008-09-05
URN:
uuid:67265049-195f-4a54-b5c3-f43548d51aae
Local pid:
oai:economics.ouls.ox.ac.uk:14118

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