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The Political Economy of IMF and World Bank Aid

Workshop | Friday, June 8 2012 | 9.00 - 17.00


9.00 - 10.00:
Aid and the Political Economy of the United Nations Security Council
James R. Vreeland (Georgetown Univ.)

10.30 - 11.30:
The Effects of Structural Adjustment Programs on Poverty and Income Distribution
Doris A. Oberdabernig (WU)
>>Paper | >>Slides

12.00 - 13.00:
Is Politically Motivated Aid Less Effective? Evidence from the World Bank
Stephan Klasen (Univ. of Göttingen)
>>Paper | >>Slides
13.00 - 14.30: Lunch Break
14.30 - 15.30:
Taking Credit from Poverty Reduction: Evaluating Impacts of World Bank Programs
Leonardo Garrido (World Bank)
16.00 - 17.00:
Do IMF and World Bank Programs Induce Government Crisis?
Martin Gassebner (ETH Zürich)


WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business)
Augasse 2-6
Main Conference Room, 2nd Floor (D)
(Großer Sitzungssaal, 2. Stock, Kern D)