Macroeconomics and Development

Development Aid (Master)


This seminar is offered by Prof. Dr. Axel Dreher, Andreas Fuchs and Nicolás Corona Juárez.


First Meeting:

  • Tuesday, April 14, 14.15-15.45, Theologicum – T01
  • Seminar:
  • Friday, June 19, 08.00-18.00, Oeconomicum – OEC 1.163
  • Saturday, June 20, 08.00-18.00, Oeconomicum – OEC 1.163
  • Deadline for enrollment: Sunday, April 13, 2009
    Deadline fort sign offs: Sunday, April 19, 2009
    Deadline for papers: Sunday, June 14, 2009, 23:59



    Content

  • I. Theories of Development Aid
  • II. Aid Allocation
  • III. Conditionality
  • IV. Debt relief as a form of development aid?
  • V. Easterly vs. Sachs: Alternative Routes for Development?
  • VI. Aid effectiveness
  • VII. Reasons for the ineffectiveness of aid
  • VIII. Reform proposals for a more effective delivery of aid



  • Syllabus


    More Information (UniVZ)


    Teaching Evaluation