Organization of Disaster Aid Delivery: Spending Your Donations

@article{Henderson2015OrganizationOD,
  title={Organization of Disaster Aid Delivery: Spending Your Donations},
  author={J. Henderson and Y. Lee},
  journal={Economic Development and Cultural Change},
  year={2015},
  volume={63},
  pages={617 - 664}
}
  • J. Henderson, Y. Lee
  • Published 2015
  • Economics, Business
  • Economic Development and Cultural Change
This article examines how different organizational structures in disaster aid delivery affect house aid quality. We analyze three waves of survey data on fishermen and fishing villages in Aceh, Indonesia, following the 2004 tsunami. We categorize four organizational structures based on whether and to whom donors contract aid implementation. Compared to bilateral contracting between donors and implementers, donors that vertically integrate and do their own implementation offer the highest… Expand
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