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Breakdown in Pakistan : how aid is eroding institutions for collective action

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Thirty percent of foreign development aid is channeled through NGOs or community-based organizations to improve service delivery to the poor, build social capital, and establish democracy in developing nations. However, growing evidence suggests that aid often erodes, rather than promotes, cooperation within developing nations. This book presents a rare, micro level account of the complex decision-making processes that bring individuals together to form collective-action platforms. It then...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
International Development
Publisher:
Stanford University Press Publisher's website
Publication date:
2012
URN:
uuid:b0129465-07af-4b03-91cf-7b8513e65a5c
Source identifiers:
1455
Local pid:
daisy:1455
ISBN:
9780804781848

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