The Welfare Costs of Tied Food Aid

Abbott PC & McCarthy FD (1981). The Welfare Costs of Tied Food Aid. IIASA Collaborative Paper. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria: CP-81-008


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The aid given to some developing countries often has conditions attached. This is particularly true in the case of food aid. These conditions are often referred to in the literature as tied aid. This paper analyses various tying techniques. It estimates the type of losses which ensue and some of the strategies that may be adopted by the recipients.

Item Type: Monograph (IIASA Collaborative Paper)
Research Programs: Food and Agriculture (FAG)
Depositing User: IIASA Import
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2016 01:50
Last Modified: 02 Aug 2016 19:23

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