World Bank Independence: A Model and Statistical Analysis of US Influence.

This paper develops a model to test whether World Bank lending caters to US interests.We use countrylevel panel data to examine the geographic distribution of World Bank lending to 110 countries from 1968 to 2002. After controlling for country characteristics expected to influence the distribution o...

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Main Authors: Flectk, Robert K., Kilby, Christopher.
Format: Villanova Faculty Authorship
Published: 2006
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