Development Finance Institutions and Infrastructure: A Systematic Review of Evidence for Development Additionality
Publisher Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG)
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Spratt, S. and Ryan-Collins, L.(2012) 'Executive Summary - Development Finance Institutions and Infrastructure: A Systematic Review of Evidence for Development Additionality'
Infrastructure remains seriously underprovided throughout the developing world. The World Bank finds that investment in Africa alone falls short of the level required by $48billion a year. As well as the quantity of investment, however, quality also matters.
Stephen Spratt (IDS) and Lily Ryan-Collins (Engineers Against Poverty) undertook a systematic review of the evidence for the Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) to see how Development Finance Institutions are performing.