Geopolitics of Foreign Aid

Geopolitics of Foreign Aid

Elgar Research Reviews in Social and Political Science

Helen V. Milner and Dustin Tingley

Foreign aid remains a crucial policy tool of donor countries, and many countries throughout the world have been or continue to be recipients of aid. In this research review, Professor Milner and Professor Tingley bring together the key published articles from a variety of disciplines which explore and elucidate the geopolitics of foreign aid. The research review investigates the motivations for giving aid, the politics surrounding aid for donors and recipients, the role of international institutions and military aid.

About this Research Review

Helen V. Milner and Dustin Tingley

Subjects: politics and public policy, international politics, international relations, environment, disasters

About Elgar Research Reviews

Elgar Research Reviews consist of two principal components: a scholarly Review Article and a list of Recommended Readings.

The Review Article prepared by a leading scholar introduces the relevant field of academic study by making reference to the seminal and most transformative articles within that field. This piece sets in context the readings that follow, illustrating how they have shaped the scholarship and why they are important to the development of the field. The Recommended Readings have full references to facilitate further research.

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A print edition of this resource, which also includes the full text of the Recommended Readings in their original layout is available as a single print work, Geopolitics of Foreign Aid: Volumes I & II, edited by Helen V. Milner and Dustin Tingley (ISBN 978 1 78195 161 3). Use the Find This Book In Your Library button at the top of this page to see if it is available in your library. (The button only appears if your library has provided their link resolver details.)