https://doi.org/10.18778/1641-4233.23.03">
  •  
  •  
 

International Studies: Interdisciplinary Cultural and Political Journal

Abstract

For years official development assistance (ODA) has been one of the most important forms of financial assistance provided to developing countries by highly developed countries. Despite the controversy over the effectiveness of assistance, it has become a permanent element of the international aid system. With the election of Donald Trump and one of the key slogans of his campaign – America first – the political climate around official development assistance is changing. The aim of the article is to analyze the role of official development assistance in political declarations of the current president of the United States.

Keywords

official development assistance, USA, Donald Trump, international political economy

References

Bagiński, P., and Kowalska M. Finansowanie rozwoju krajów słabiej rozwiniętych jako element polityki zagranicznej państw rozwiniętych, [in:] Pomoc rozwojowa dla krajów rozwijających się na przełomie XX i XXI wieku, ed. E. Latoszek. Warszawa: Wydawnictwo SGH, 2010.

DAC Statistical Reporting Directives, DCD/DAC(2010)40/REV1, Development Cooperation Directorate, Development Assistance Committee. Paris: OECD, 2010.

Deszczyński, P. Konceptualne podstawy pomocy rozwojowej. Poznań: Wydawnictwo UE, 2011.

Easterly, W. Are Aid Agencies Improving. “Economic Policy”, vol. 22, no. 52 (2007), pp. 633–678.

Easterly W. Can Foreign Aid Buy Growth? “Journal of Economic Perspectives”, vol. 17, no. 3 (2003), pp. 23–48.

Hansen, H., and Finn, T. Aid Effectiveness Disputed. “Journal of International Development”, vol. 12, Issue 3 (2000), pp. 375–398.

Harris, Byant, Gramer, Robbie, Tamkin, Emily. The End of Foreign Aid As We Know It. Trump budget would gut development assistance and fold USAID into State. “Foreign Policy” (April, 2017). Web. 15 November 2018, http://foreignpolicy.com/2017/04/24/u-s-agency-for-international-development-foreign-aid-state-department-trump-slash-foreign-funding/

International Development Statistics. OECD online databases. Web. 21 December 2017, http://www.oecd.org/dac/stats/data.htm

Mawdsley, E. The Millennium Challenge Account: Neo-liberalism, Poverty and Security. “Review of International Political Economy”, vol. 14, no. 3 (2007), pp. 487–509.

McKnight N.Ch. Trump’s Misguided and Empty Promise of Protectionism Dovetails with His Appeal to Isolationism. “History News Network” (April, 2016). Web. 15 November 2018, http://historynewsnetwork.org/article/162423

Noorbakhsh, F., Paloni A. Learning from Structural Adjustment: Why Selectivity May Not Be the Key to Successful Programs in Africa. “Journal of International Development”, vol. 19, Issue 7 (2007), pp. 927–948.

Nowak, W. The Evolution of Development Assistance. “Journal of US-China Public Administration”, vol. 11, no. 5 (2014), pp. 454–462.

Oreskes, B. UN braces for Trump-style diplomacy. “Politico” (January, 2016). Web. 15 November 2018, http://www.politico.com/story/2016/11/united-nations-donald-trump-effect-231626

Patten, C. Will Trump Bring Down the West? “The Project Syndicate” (November, 2016). Web. 15 November 2018, https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/trump-threat-to-the-west-by-chris-patten-2016–11

Round, J.I., Odedokun, M. Aid Effort and Its Determinants. “International Review of Economics and Finance”, vol. 13, Issue 3 (2004), pp. 293–309.

Shuster, S. Can NATO Survive a Donald Trump Presidency? “Time” (November, 2016). Web. 15 November 2018, http://time.com/4569578/donald-trump-nato-alliance-europe-afghanistan/

Smith, D. Trump’s Republican convention speech: what he said and what he meant. “The Guardian” (June, 2016). Web. 15 November 2018, https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/ng-interactive/2016/jul/22/donald-trump-republican-convention-speech-transcript-annotated

Trump, D. Donald Trump’s Foreign Policy Speech. “The Federal News Service” (April, 2016). Web. 15 November 2018, http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/28/us/politics/transcript-trump-foreign-policy.html?_r=0

Tyson, J. Trump on foreign aid. “Devex” (September, 2016). Web. 15 November 2018, https://www.devex.com/news/trump-on-foreign-aid-86916

Véron, J-B. L’Aide au développement. Evolutions récentes et grands débats. Paris: Agence Français de Développement, 2005.

First Page

33

Last Page

42

Language

eng

Share

COinS