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Public - private sector cooperation
Working Paper
Korea’s evolving business–government relationship

South Korea has gained economic development despite the obstacles it faced as a war-torn country with little natural resources and capital...

Public - private sector cooperation
Working Paper
Ghana’s experiments with business–government co-ordination

The article explores the various co-ordination mechanisms between the state and the business community in Ghana, and the implications for economic growth in the country...

Economic growth History, Local Macroeconomics
Working Paper
A Natural Experiment of Industrial Policy: Floriculture and the Metal and Engineering Industries in Ethiopia

Ethiopia represents an excellent case study of recent industrial policy experimentation in Africa. The country is well known for its successful promotion of the cut-flower industry through business-government co-ordination...

Agriculture Government business enterprises Industrial policy
Working Paper
Industrial Policy in Practice: Africa’s Presidential Investors’ Advisory Councils

Recent writing on industrial policy stresses the need for coordination between the public and private sectors...

Bureaucracy Economic assistance and foreign aid Industrial policy
Book Chapter
A Political Economy Synthesis of Food Price Policy in 14 Countries

From the book: Food Price Policy in an Era of Market Instability

Food security Decision making (Public administration) Public - private sector cooperation
Blog
Aid and our Changing Environment: What did we Learn?

24 June 2013 Tony Addison The Stockholm ReCom results meeting at Sida on 4 June was a lively exchange on all aspects of foreign aid and climate change finance (including the role of private finance)...

Climatic changes Economic assistance and foreign aid Environmental policy
Working Paper
Political Economy Synthesis: the Food Policy Crisis

The food price crisis revealed contradictions in creating food policy. Much of the common policy response can be explained by a benevolent, unitary government...

Food security Decision making (Public administration) Public - private sector cooperation
Book Chapter
Public-Private Co-operation for Gas Provision in Poor Neighbourhoods of Buenos Aires: Assessing the Impact on Housing Improvements and Health

From the book: Latin American Urban Development into the 21st Century

Gas utilities Infrastructure (Economics) Policy sciences
Working Paper
Public-Private Co-operation for Gas Provision in Poor Neighbourhoods of Buenos Aires: Impact on Housing Improvements and Health

This study examines the programme Redes Solidarias, a public-private initiative that connected to natural pipelined gas 4,000 households in the Great Buenos Aires Area during 2005...

Gas utilities Infrastructure (Economics) Policy sciences
Book Chapter
New Aid Modalities and Reporting Support for Child Rights: Lessons from Assessing Aid for Basic Social Services

From the book: Foreign Aid for Development

Children Economic assistance and foreign aid Health
Working Paper
Issues to Consider in Assessing International Support for Realizing Children’s Rights: A Reflection on Aid Modalities and Transparency in Reporting, and a Review of Aid for Basic Social Services

The paper reflects on the potential of the OECD-DAC creditor reporting system to systematically capture flows of official development assistance (ODA) in support of realizing children’s rights...

Children Economic assistance and foreign aid Health
Book
External Finance for Private Sector Development: Appraisals and Issues

Foreign assistance philosophy no longer favours channeling aid almost exclusively to recipients' public sector; 'a bottomless pit'...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Microfinance Poverty
Book Chapter
Ownership Reform in the Absence of Crisis: China's Township, Village and Private Enterprises

From the book: Small and Medium Enterprises in Transitional Economies

Corporate governance Government business enterprises Post-communism
Book Chapter
The Case of Indigenous NGOs in Uganda's Health Sector

From the book: Group Behaviour and Development

Health care Nonprofit organizations Public - private sector cooperation
Book Chapter
The Role of Civic Organizations in the Provision of Social Services: Towards Synergy

From the book: Social Provision in Low-Income Countries

Nonprofit organizations Public health Public - private sector cooperation
Book Chapter
Provision of Social Services: Civil Economy, Cultural Evolution, and Participatory Development

From the book: Social Provision in Low-Income Countries

Nonprofit organizations Public - private sector cooperation Social security
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