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Aid is good for the poor (English)


Aid is good for the poor. This paper uses detailed aid data spanning 60 developing countries over the past two decades to show that social aid significantly and directly benefits the poorest in society, while economic aid increases the income of the poor...  See More +


  • Hirano, Yumeka; Otsubo, Shigeru;
  • 2014/08/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS6998
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2014/08/01
  • Disclosed
  • Aid is good for the poor
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