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Behind the Development Banks: Washington Politics, World Poverty, and the Wealth of Nations

Sarah Babb

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226033648
eISBN:
9780226033679
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226033679.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The World Bank and other multilateral development banks (MDBs) carry out their mission to alleviate poverty and promote economic growth based on the advice of professional economists. But as is ... More


Conclusions and Implications

Mark T. Buntaine

in Giving Aid Effectively: The Politics of Environmental Performance and Selectivity at Multilateral Development Banks

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190467456
eISBN:
9780190467470
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190467456.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Environmental Politics

Can the allocation of aid be made compatible with achieving good development and environmental outcomes? To this day, environmental and development aid remains largely stuck in a system that focuses ... More


Introduction

in Behind the Development Banks: Washington Politics, World Poverty, and the Wealth of Nations

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226033648
eISBN:
9780226033679
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226033679.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

The World Bank is the leading member of a group of organizations that are officially in the business of realizing the motto “Our dream is a world free of poverty.” The U.S. government is the banks' ... More


Due Diligence in World Bank Project Financing

Diane A. Desierto

in Due Diligence in the International Legal Order

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780198869900
eISBN:
9780191912771
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198869900.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law, Public International Law

This chapter analyses due diligence practices of institutional lenders, such as the World Bank and other multilateral development banks, in the course of international project financing. Such due ... More


Giving Aid Effectively: The Politics of Environmental Performance and Selectivity at Multilateral Development Banks

Mark T Buntaine

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190467456
eISBN:
9780190467470
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190467456.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Environmental Politics

International organizations do not always live up to the expectations and mandates of their member countries. One of the best examples of this gap is the environmental performance of the multilateral ... More


Middle-Income Countries and Multilateral Development Banks: Traps on the Way to Graduation Otaviano Canuto, Matheus Cavallari, and Tiago Ribeiro dos Santos

Otaviano Canuto, Matheus Cavallari, and Tiago Ribeiro dos Santos

in Trapped in the Middle?: Developmental Challenges for Middle-Income Countries

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198852773
eISBN:
9780191887154
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198852773.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) have two financing windows, with different terms, dedicated to low- and middle-income countries. Countries are presumed to cross those windows as their income ... More


Transformations, Ruptures, and Continuities in the Inter-American Development Bank’s Policy from 1980 to the Present

Pablo J. López and Marcelo Rougier

in Regional Development Banks in the World Economy

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198861089
eISBN:
9780191893056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861089.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter shows that, although the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) mandate remained unchanged over the course of over fifty years from its creation, the Bank’s lending policies in Latin ... More


Sovereign Debt and the Right to Food

Olivier De Schutter

in Sovereign Debt and Human Rights

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780198810445
eISBN:
9780191847783
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198810445.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

Sovereign debt and the measures imposed on indebted nations, in conjunction with trade liberalisation under the WTO or other similar regimes have forced many countries to forego traditional food ... More


Regional Development Banks in the World Economy

Judith Clifton, Daniel Díaz Fuentes, and David Howarth (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198861089
eISBN:
9780191893056
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861089.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Regional development banks (RDB) have become increasingly important in the world economy, but have also been relatively under-researched to date. This timely volume addresses this lack of attention ... More


Beyond Criminal Law: Administrative Sanctions and Preventive Measures

Mark Pieth

in Confronting Corruption: Past Concerns, Present Challenges, and Future Strategies

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190458331
eISBN:
9780190458379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190458331.003.0018
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses administrative sanctions and preventive measures that go beyond criminal law to fight corruption such as states and Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs). They have developed a ... More


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