The Macroeconomics of Aid: Overview

Tony Addison, Oliver Morrissey, Finn Tarp
2017 Journal of Development Studies  
This Special Issue explores macroeconomic effects of aid from various perspectives through a blend of studies, both conceptual and empirical in nature. The overall aim is to enhance the understanding of the macroeconomic dimensions of aid in the policy and research communities, and to inspire further innovative work in this important area. This opening article provides a scene setting summary of five generations of aid research, with a particular focus on how the JDS has contributed to this
more » ... rature, and ends with an overview of the papers included in this Issue.
doi:10.1080/00220388.2017.1303669 fatcat:5sulo4cbszdnpmxhi3s2ymtxya