The World Bank

The World Bank : Lending on a Global Scale

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This text considers the pros and cons of structural adjustment, particularly from the viewpoint of the developing countries. It examines the success (or not) of the World Bank's poverty alleviation policies.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 240 pages
  • 146.05 x 222.25 x 25.4mm | 408.23g
  • PLUTO PRESS
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • bibliograhy, glossary, indexes
  • 0745310508
  • 9780745310503

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.show more