Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Boriana Yontcheva , and Nadia Masud
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 May 2005
Keywords: Official Development Aid, NGOs, Panel Data Econometrics, infant mortality, mortality rates, aid effectiveness,
This paper assesses the effectiveness of foreign aid in reducing poverty through its impact on human development indicators. We use a dataset of both bilateral aid and NGO aid flows. Our results show that NGO aid r...