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Environment and economic development
Journal Article
Producing Biofuels in Low-Income Countries: An Integrated Environmental and Economic Assessment for Tanzania

This paper jointly evaluates the greenhouse gas emissions and economic impacts from producing biofuels in Tanzania...

Agriculture Environment and economic development Economic equilibrium
Journal Article
Implications of Climate Change for Ghana’s Economy

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Climate change Environment and economic development Environment
Book Chapter
Interrelationships among Health, Environmental Quality, and Economic Activity :: What Consequences for Economic Convergence?

This chapter examines the link between health indicators, environmental variables, and economic development, and the consequences of this relationship on economic convergence...

Environment and economic development Environment Gross national product
Working Paper
Understanding Chinese and Western Development Finance in Uganda, South Africa, and Zimbabwe

China’s importance as a major donor outside the traditional Western donors has been increasing and this has helped to bridge the funding gaps in developing countries...

Economic development Environment and economic development International finance
Working Paper
Implications of Climate Change for Ghana’s Economy

Long-run economic development in Ghana is potentially vulnerable to anthropogenic climate change given the country’s dependence on rainfed agriculture, hydropower, and unpaved rural roads...

Environment and economic development Environment Global warming
Working Paper
Producing Biofuels in Low-Income Countries: An Integrated Environmental and Economic Assessment for Tanzania

This paper evaluates the greenhouse gas emissions and economic impacts from producing biofuels in Tanzania...

Agriculture Environment and economic development Economic equilibrium
Blog
From the Editor's Desk (December 2013)

10 December 2013 Tony Addison Our November-December Angle comes amid intense activity on our ReCom—Research and Communication on Foreign Aid—programme, which is drawing to a close...

Agriculture Aggregation operators Budget
Working Paper
Aid and the Environment: Uganda

This paper seeks to (i) establish the areas in which aid from the major donors is concentrated; (ii) examine how aid has been allocated to the environmental sectors, and (iii) review the factors behind the success of environmental projects...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Environment and economic development
Working Paper
Aid and Environment in Burkina Faso

The main objective of the paper is to determine the actual aid flows that have an environmental focus in Burkina Faso...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Environment and economic development
Working Paper
Aid and the Environment: the Case of Kenya

We investigate allocations of foreign aid by donors to the environment sector in Kenya covering the period 2001-12. Our data are largely obtained from official government and global aid databases complemented with donor interviews...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Environment and economic development
Working Paper
Environmental and Climate Finance in a New World: How Past Environmental Aid Allocation Impacts Future Climate Aid

In this paper we update previous work that categorizes foreign aid projects in terms of their likely impact on the natural environment...

Climate change Cost effectiveness Economic assistance and foreign aid
Working Paper
Aid and Environment in Ghana

In this paper we discuss aid and the environment in Ghana...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Environment and economic development
Research Brief
Trends in Environmental Aid: Global Issues, Bilateral Delivery

Levels of environmental aid for global issues are increasing. Environmental aid is increasingly allocated through bilateral aid agencies rather than through the multilateral channels created for this purpose...

Environment and economic development Economic assistance and foreign aid
Book Chapter
Thailand's Development Strategy and Growth Performance

From the book: Achieving Development Success

Economic development Environment and economic development Education
Book Chapter
Climate Change and Industrial Policy

From the book: Pathways to Industrialization in the Twenty-First Century

Climate change Environment and economic development Industrial policy
Journal Article
Current Climate Variability and Future Climate Change: Estimated Growth and Poverty Impacts for Zambia

Part of Journal Special Issue Climate Change and Economic Development

Climate change Environment and economic development Poverty
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