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|Title:||Japan's foreign aid: old and new contests|
|Citation:||Pacific Review, 2016; 29(1):93-113|
|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
|Abstract:||Domestic and international contests explain the transformation of Japan's foreign aid programme begun in the early 1950s. Through contests between domestic players, Japan has streamlined its aid processes by introducing institutional innovations, accommodating new actors in aid policy and delivery, and responding more sensitively to public opinion and independent advice. At the international level, contests have come from the Development Assistance Committee/Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development (DAC/OECD), the USA, and China. Through these contests, Japan has emerged as a more rounded aid donor. Its new aid model blends Western principles with concepts of ‘self-help’, favouring large infrastructure projects that serve both Japan's and recipient countries’ interests.|
|Keywords:||Japanese foreign aid; policy transformation; aid structure and processes; domestic and international contests; Japan aid model for emerging donors in Asia|
|Description:||Published online: 24 Jul 2015.|
|Rights:||© 2015 Taylor & Francis|
|Appears in Collections:||Asian Studies publications|
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