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Debt-for-development exchanges : history and new applications / written and edited by Ross P. Buckley.

Contributor(s): Buckley, Ross P.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: K3820 .D438 2011Publication: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011Description: xv, 325 p. : ill.ISBN: 9781107009424 (hardback).Subject(s): Economic development projects -- Finance -- Law and legislation
Partial contents:
Part I. Types of Exchanges and Their Development Over Time: 1. The early years: the evolution of a technique / Ross P. Buckley; 2. Debt-for-nature exchanges / Ross P. Buckley and Steven Freeland; 3. Other debt-for-development exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; Part II. Exchanges by Donor Countries: 4. United States debt exchanges / Ross P. Buckley and Steven Freeland; 5. Italian exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; 6. German exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; 7. French exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; 8. Other donor nations' exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; 9. Debt-for-development exchanges in Australia: past, present and future /Adele Webb and Luke Fletcher; Part III. Critiques of Exchanges: 10. Debt audits as the necessary precondition to credible exchanges / Julia Roy; 11. How to deal with debt illegitimacy in relation to debt conversion: reflections on an all-too-real case / Jurgen Kaiser; 12. The human rights dimension in exchanges / Gillian Moon; 13. Bangladesh's experience with exchanges: liability to potential / M.D. Shamsuddoha; 14. The Philippines' experience with exchanges / Joffre Balce; Part IV. Innovative Applications of Exchanges: 15. Farmer managed natural regeneration: a land rehabilitaton technique well adapted to funding by exchanges / Tony Rinaudo; 16. Restoring mangroves in the Philippines / Ross P. Buckley; 17. Poverty reduction through social protection: a potential form of debt-for-development exchange / John Langmore; 18. Climate change adaptation exchanges: an exploration of the possibilities and risks / Philip Ireland; 19. Climate change and food security: building resilience by means of climate field schools / Alicia C. Qian and Tanvir A. Uddin; 20. Debt-for-security exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; 21. Promoting good governance through ICT systems: improving transparency and reducing corruption / Emmanuel T. Laryea; 22. Using debt exchanges to enhanced public accountability to citizens / Bill Walker.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Part I. Types of Exchanges and Their Development Over Time: 1. The early years: the evolution of a technique / Ross P. Buckley; 2. Debt-for-nature exchanges / Ross P. Buckley and Steven Freeland; 3. Other debt-for-development exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; Part II. Exchanges by Donor Countries: 4. United States debt exchanges / Ross P. Buckley and Steven Freeland; 5. Italian exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; 6. German exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; 7. French exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; 8. Other donor nations' exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; 9. Debt-for-development exchanges in Australia: past, present and future /Adele Webb and Luke Fletcher; Part III. Critiques of Exchanges: 10. Debt audits as the necessary precondition to credible exchanges / Julia Roy; 11. How to deal with debt illegitimacy in relation to debt conversion: reflections on an all-too-real case / Jurgen Kaiser; 12. The human rights dimension in exchanges / Gillian Moon; 13. Bangladesh's experience with exchanges: liability to potential / M.D. Shamsuddoha; 14. The Philippines' experience with exchanges / Joffre Balce; Part IV. Innovative Applications of Exchanges: 15. Farmer managed natural regeneration: a land rehabilitaton technique well adapted to funding by exchanges / Tony Rinaudo; 16. Restoring mangroves in the Philippines / Ross P. Buckley; 17. Poverty reduction through social protection: a potential form of debt-for-development exchange / John Langmore; 18. Climate change adaptation exchanges: an exploration of the possibilities and risks / Philip Ireland; 19. Climate change and food security: building resilience by means of climate field schools / Alicia C. Qian and Tanvir A. Uddin; 20. Debt-for-security exchanges / Ross P. Buckley; 21. Promoting good governance through ICT systems: improving transparency and reducing corruption / Emmanuel T. Laryea; 22. Using debt exchanges to enhanced public accountability to citizens / Bill Walker.

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