Monthly Archives: November 2011

Aid Effectiveness – A New Scorecard

The Centre for Global Development has published a new collection of measures related to aid effectiveness, along with a web-based tool for looking at different dimensions of aid. Remarkably, Canada is almost exactly average, not just in total, but also … Continue reading

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The Democratic Transition

A new empirical paper on the relationship between democracy and economic growth, by Romain Wacziarg and Fabrice Murtin. Abstract Over the last two centuries, many countries experienced regime transitions toward democracy. We document this democratic transition over a long time … Continue reading

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