Making aid work for education in developing countries: An analysis of aid effectiveness for primary education coverage and quality

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Birchler, Kassandra ; Michaelowa, Katharina (2016)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: International Journal of Educational Development, volume 48, pages 37-52 (issn: 0738-0593)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5167/uzh-77210, doi: 10.1016/j.ijedudev.2015.11.008
  • Subject: Development | educational enrolment | Education | aid effectiveness | education quality | Sociology and Political Science | 320 Political science | aid effectiveness, educational enrolment, education quality | I21 | O20 | Institute of Political Science
    • ddc: ddc:330

This paper examines the effect of education aid on primary enrolment and education quality. Using the most recent data on aid disbursements and econometric specifications inspired by the general aid effectiveness literature, we find some evidence that donors’ increase i... View more
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