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              Overcoming Stagnation in Aid-Dependent Countries
               

              Overcoming Stagnation in Aid-Dependent Countries (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Walle, Nicolas van de

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              In this book, Nicolas Van de Walle identifies 26 countries that are extremely poor and grew little if at all in the 1990s. His sample excludes North Korea and countries where civil war explains some of their failure to grow (Afghanistan, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tajikistan and others...).
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              ISBN 9781933286013
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              Cash on Delivery: A New Approach to Foreign Aid
               

              Cash on Delivery: A New Approach to Foreign Aid (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Birdsall, Nancy; Savedoff, William D.

              With an application to primary schooling.

              ISBN 9781933286600
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              Millions Saved: New Cases of Proven Success in Global Health
               

              Millions Saved: New Cases of Proven Success in Global Health (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Glassman, Amanda; Temin, Miriam

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              Over the past fifteen years, people in low- and middle-income countries have experienced a health revolution - one that has created new opportunities and brought new challenges. Millions Saved chronicles the global health revolution from the ground up, showcasing twenty-two local..., national, and regional health programs that have been part of this global change.
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              ISBN 9781933286884
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              A Risky Business: Saving Money and Improving Global Health Through Better Demand Forecasting
               

              A Risky Business: Saving Money and Improving Global Health Through Better Demand Forecasting (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Group, Center for Global Development Global Health Forecasting Working

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              While great strides have been made to improve health in poor countries, the global supply chain that connects the dots does not work well. This report of the Global Health Forecasting Working Group provides an analysis of the problem and an agenda for action. It offers recommenda...tions that could be implemented by public and private organizations.
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              ISBN 9781933286181
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              Making Markets for Vaccines: Ideas to Action
               

              Making Markets for Vaccines: Ideas to Action (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Levine, Ruth; Kremer, Michael; Albright, Alice; Barder, Owen

              New commercial investment in researcn and development for vaccines would complement funding of research and development by public and charitable bodies, accelerating the development of vital new vaccines for the developing world.

              ISBN 9781933286020
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              Identification Revolution: Can Digital ID be Harnessed for Development?
               

              Identification Revolution: Can Digital ID be Harnessed for Development? (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gelb, Alan; Diofasi, Anna

              Recent advances in the reach and technological sophistication of identification systems have been nothing less than revolutionary. Identification Revolution: Achieving Sustainable Development in the Digital Age offers a balanced perspective on this new area, covering both the ben...efits and the risks of the identification revolution, as well as pinpointing opportunities to mitigate risks.
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              ISBN 9781944691035
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              Global Agriculture and the American Farmer: Opportunities for U.S. Leadership
                

              Global Agriculture and the American Farmer: Opportunities for U.S. Leadership (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Elliot, Kimberly Ann

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              Focuses on three policy areas that are particularly damaging for developing countries: traditional agricultural subsidy and trade policies that support the incomes of American farmers at the expense of farmers elsewhere; the biofuels mandate; and weak regulation of antibiotic use... in livestock.
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              ISBN 9781933286983
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              Results Not Receipts: Counting the Right Things in Aid and Corruption
               

              Results Not Receipts: Counting the Right Things in Aid and Corruption (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kenny, Charles

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              Highlights the weak link between donors' preferred measures of corruption and development outcomes related to our limited ability to measure the problem. It discusses the costs of the standard anti-corruption tools of fiduciary controls and centralized delivery, and it suggests a... different approach to tackling the problem of corruption in development: focus on outcomes.
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              ISBN 9781933286976
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              Relief Chief: A Manifesto for Saving Lives in Dire Times
                

              Relief Chief: A Manifesto for Saving Lives in Dire Times (Hardback)

              By Lowcock, Mark

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              Presents Mark Lowcock's behind-the-scenes account of his experience as the world's most senior humanitarian official - the UN Relief Chief. In his four years on the job, Lowcock coordinated the work of UN agencies, the Red Cross, and countless national and international humanitar...ian groups to save lives and protect the most vulnerable.
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              ISBN 9781944691097
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