Export Promotion or Development Policy?
A Comparative Analysis of Soft Loan Policies in Austria, Denmark, Germany and the NetherlandsLivia Fritz / Werner Raza / Manuel Schuler / Eva Schweiger
Wien, March 2014 | 978-3-902906-05-2
This report presents the results of an ÖFSE research project on the development orientation of soft loans (tied aid credits). It provides a comprehensive analysis of the historical evolution and institutional structure of tied aid as well as a comparative assessment of soft loan policies of four European Donor countries. Its conclusions are both relevant for the current discussion on Financing for Development and the debate on the future of ODA.