The World Bank : Lending on a Global Scale
A broad range of international contributors assess the impact of the World Bank on the modern world. Topics covered include: structural adjustment in Africa,the history of the Bank, development projects, cross-cultural coalitions, and the politics of the World Bank.
- Paperback | 264 pages
- 140 x 216 x 15mm | 340g
- 01 Sep 1996
- PLUTO PRESS
- London, United Kingdom
- 1, black & white illustrations
Table of contents
The challenge of Africa's socioeconomic development, Owodunni Teriba; an altenative to structural adjustment, C.P. Chandrasekhar; the World Bank's focus on poverty, Barend A. de Vries; looking before they leap - environmental and social impact assessment, J. Cock and E. Webster; human rights, democracy and good governance - stretching the World Bank's policy front, David Gillies; foreign assistance as catalyst for domestic coalition building, Daniel C. Milder.