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En empirisk studie av biståndets effekt på u-länders ekonomiska utveckling 1975-1999

Olsson, Tove (2004)
Department of Economics
Abstract
The aim of this paper is to analyze aid, grouped into sectors, and its effect on growth in developing countries, to find out which type of aid has had the most positive effect on growth. We compiled a regression analysis based on panel data over 81 developing countries from 1975-1999. In our first regression we considered and group countries by institutional quality, in the other we considered and group countries after regional differences. As a measure on institutional quality we used the KKZ-index. The principal aim of this paper was to find out what kind of aid is the most efficient in its influence on growth in LDC’s. Our conclusions is that aid aimed at social infrastructure and service has had a positive relationship with growth in... (More)
The aim of this paper is to analyze aid, grouped into sectors, and its effect on growth in developing countries, to find out which type of aid has had the most positive effect on growth. We compiled a regression analysis based on panel data over 81 developing countries from 1975-1999. In our first regression we considered and group countries by institutional quality, in the other we considered and group countries after regional differences. As a measure on institutional quality we used the KKZ-index. The principal aim of this paper was to find out what kind of aid is the most efficient in its influence on growth in LDC’s. Our conclusions is that aid aimed at social infrastructure and service has had a positive relationship with growth in LDC’s and aid aimed at the production sector has had a negative relationship with growth in these 81 countries. (Less)
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Olsson, Tove
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M2 - Bachelor Degree
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growth, Economics, econometrics, economic theory, economic systems, economic policy, Nationalekonomi, ekonometri, ekonomisk teori, ekonomiska system, ekonomisk politik
language
Swedish
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1337048
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2004-11-02
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  abstract     = {The aim of this paper is to analyze aid, grouped into sectors, and its effect on growth in developing countries, to find out which type of aid has had the most positive effect on growth. We compiled a regression analysis based on panel data over 81 developing countries from 1975-1999. In our first regression we considered and group countries by institutional quality, in the other we considered and group countries after regional differences. As a measure on institutional quality we used the KKZ-index. The principal aim of this paper was to find out what kind of aid is the most efficient in its influence on growth in LDC’s. Our conclusions is that aid aimed at social infrastructure and service has had a positive relationship with growth in LDC’s and aid aimed at the production sector has had a negative relationship with growth in these 81 countries.},
  author       = {Olsson, Tove},
  keyword      = {growth,Economics, econometrics, economic theory, economic systems, economic policy,Nationalekonomi, ekonometri, ekonomisk teori, ekonomiska system, ekonomisk politik},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {En empirisk studie av biståndets effekt på u-länders ekonomiska utveckling 1975-1999},
  year         = {2004},
}