Abstract: This paper examines whether the federal structure of aid-receiving countries matters in explaining aid effectiveness. Using panel data for up to 59 countries, the authors investigate the interaction between financial assistance and decentralization as anti-poverty instruments.
Author(s): Lessmann, Christian; Markwardt, Gunther
Source(s): , 31 p., ill., graphs, tabs
Published: 2009 Technische Universität Dresden], [Dresden (English