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Elite Capture of Foreign Aid : Evidence from Offshore Bank Accounts (English)

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Do elites capture foreign aid? This paper documents that aid disbursements to highly aid-dependent countries coincide with sharp increases in bank deposits in offshore financial centers known for bank secrecy and private wealth management, but not in ...  See More +

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  • Andersen, Jorgen Juel; Johannesen, Niels; Rijkers, Bob;
  • 2020/02/18 13:09:05
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS9150
  • 1
  • 1
  • World
  • The World Region
  • 2020/02/18 13:01:38
  • Disclosed
  • Elite Capture of Foreign Aid : Evidence from Offshore Bank Accounts
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