Corpus ID: 37795203

Governance and Political Economy Constraints to World Bank CAS Priorities in Sierra Leone

@inproceedings{Robinson2009GovernanceAP,
  title={Governance and Political Economy Constraints to World Bank CAS Priorities in Sierra Leone},
  author={James Adolph Robinson},
  year={2009}
}
In this paper I discuss the political economy of Sierra Leone and how it should in‡uence the World Bank’s Country Assistance Strategy (CAS). The main focus of the research is to try to understand the extent to which the perverse political incentives which drove the country into poverty and civil war between 1961 and 1991 have re-asserted themselves since the return of peace in 2002. This question is made particularly compelling by the return to power in 2007 of the All People’s Congress Party… Expand
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