Does Foreign Aid Increase Growth?

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Development Economics

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Does Foreign Aid Increase Growth?

Instructor: Alex Tabarrok, George Mason University

We review the controversial question, does foreign aid increase growth? We revisit theories that subject foreign aid might be effective such as big push models and also models which are less optimistic such as the Solow model. We then look at the empirical evidence on foreign aid.

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