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Breakdown in PakistanHow Aid Is Eroding Institutions for Collective Action$
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Masooda Bano

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780804781329

Published to Stanford Scholarship Online: June 2013

DOI: 10.11126/stanford/9780804781329.001.0001

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Why Aid Breaks Down Cooperation

Why Aid Breaks Down Cooperation

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(p.143) 6 Why Aid Breaks Down Cooperation
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Breakdown in Pakistan
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Stanford University Press
DOI:10.11126/stanford/9780804781329.003.0006

This chapter reviews the Oxfam case, where the small grants that were provided in Sindh caused a breakdown of cooperation within self-regarding and other-regarding groups. The chapter presents the development of the main theoretical argument of the entire book and illustrates how the shift in the way self-regarding and other-regarding groups work after receiving help is actually inevitable under the present patterns of aid disbursement.

Keywords:   Oxfam, cooperation, aid disbursement

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