SemesterSpring Semester, 2020
DepartmentThe International Master Program of Applied Economics and Social Development (IMES) , First Year The International Master Program of Applied Economics and Social Development (IMES) , Second Year The International Master Program of Applied Economics and Social Development (IMES) , Third Year The International Master Program of Applied Economics and Social Development (IMES) , Fourth Year
Course NameDevelopment Aid and Asia Pacific Cooperation
InstructorWU DER-YUAN
Credit3.0
Course TypeElective
Prerequisite
Course Objective
Course Description
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週次



Week



課程主題



Topic



課程內容與指定閱讀



Content and Reading Assignment



教學活動與作業



Teaching Activities and Homework



學習投入時間Student workload expectation



課堂講授 In-class Hours



課程前後



Outside- of-class Hours



1



introduction



Course administration



Course administration



3



2



2



Conceptual background



*McGillivray 2008; McKay 2008; Rostow 2008; Frank 2008



Lecture and discussion



3



7



3



Ethical foundation:



*Riddell 1987, chs 3-6; Nozick 2013; Sen 2013; Singer 2013



Lecture and discussion



3



7



4



Evolution of DA and strategies



*Riddell 1987, ch 9;  Ferreira and Keely 2000; Fukuda-Parr 2002



Lecture and discussion



3



7



5



Actors and Institutions of  DA I: ODA, Multilateral Aid



*Hyden and Mukandala 1999; Lundsgaarde 2013 ch 1,2; Weiss and Wilkinson 2014, ch.42



Lecture, reading presentations and discussion



3



7



6



Actors and Institutions of DA II: NGOs, IOs



*Rooy and Robinson 1998; Smillie 2000; Lindenberg and Bryant 2001, ch.1



Lecture, reading presentations and discussion



3



7



7



Emergency relief and humanitarian assistance



* Lindenberg and Bryant 2001, ch.3; Weiss and Wilkinson 2014, chs.37,39



Lecture, reading presentations and discussion



3



7



8



Gender empowerment and Poverty reduction



*Hunt 2008; Hulme 2012; UN Millennium 2013; World Bank 2013; Nussbaum 2013; Weiss and Wilkinson 2014, chs.47,48



Lecture, reading presentations and discussion



3



7



9



Mid-term review



 



 



3



3



10



Ecological development and Aid



*UNEP 2013; Kingsbury 2008; Weiss and Wilkinson 2014, chs 43,45,46



Lecture, reading presentations and discussion



3



7



11



Implementation and Impact Evaluation



*Ghalib 2012; Priyadarshee et al 2012; The Reality of Aid Management Committee



Lecture, reading presentations and discussion



3



7



12



Countries practices I: US, Canada and Japan



*Morrison 2000; Pratt 2000; Potter 1996; Arase 2005; The Reality of Aid Management Committee



Lecture, reading presentations and discussion



3



7



13



Countries and region Practices II: Taiwan, Korea, China, India and SEA



*Woods 2008; State Council 2011/14; Shimomura & Ohashi 2013; Kim & Kim 2014; Saravannamuttu 1998; Pellini & Ayres 2012; Quibria & Islam 2015



Lecture, reading presentations and discussion



3



7



14



University Day



No Class



 



 



15



Student project Presentations I



Student project Presentations I



Student project Presentations I



3



12



16



Student project Presentations II



Student project Presentations II



Student project Presentations II



3



12



17



Student project Presentations III



Student project Presentations III



Student project Presentations III



3



12



18



Student project Presentations IV



Student project Presentations IV



Student project Presentations IV



3



12



Teaching Methods
Teaching Assistant

TBA


Requirement/Grading

1.     In-class participations: 25%



2.     2 oral presentations and 2 summary/critical reports: 25% (total) (MA students: 1 each)



3.     Final paper (written paper15-20 pages 40%+outline presentation 10%): 50% (total)


Textbook & Reference

-R.C. Riddell, 1987 Foreign Aid Reconsidered (Johns Hopkins UP,)



-M.G.Quibria and A. Islam, “The Case Study of Aid Effectiveness in Bangladesh: Development with Governance Challenges” (April 4, 2015). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2589930



- T.G. Weiss and R. Wilkinson eds. 2014 International Organization and Global Governance. (Routledge)



-G. Hyden and R. Mukandala 1999 “Studying Foreign Aid Organizations: Theory and Concept” in Hyden and Mukandala eds. Agencies in Foreign Aid (Macmillan Press)



-Erik Lundsgaarde 2013 The Domestic Politics of Foreign Aid (Routledge)



-D. Hulme 2012“A Short History of the Grameen Bank: from Subsidized Microcredit to Market-based Microfinance” in F. Hossain et al eds, Microcredit and International Development (Routledge)



-A. Pellini and D. Ayres 2012 “Giving People Choice: the Role of Traditional Religious Association in Providing Credit to the Rural Population in Cambodia” in Hossain et al eds. Microcredit and International Development (Routledge)



-A.K. Ghalib 2012 “Is Microfinance reaching the poorest? An Investigation into Programme outreach across rural Punjab in Pakistan” in Hossain et al eds. Microcredit and International Development (Routledge)



-A. Priyadarshee et al 2012 “Impact of Microfinance: Evidence from India” in Hossain et al eds. Microcredit and International Development (Routledge)



-M.McGillivray 2008 “What is Development” in D. Kingsbury et al eds. International Development: Issues and Challenges (Palgrave)



-J. McKay 2008 “Reassessing Development Theory: `Modernization’ and Beyond” in Kingsbury et al eds. International Development (Palgrave)



-J. Hunt 2008 “Gender and Development”in Kingsbury et al eds. International Development (Palgrave)



-D. Kingsbury 2008 “Environment and Development”in Kingsbury et al eds. International Development (Palgrave)



-Robert Nozick 2013 “The Entitlement Theory” in H.E. Baber and D. Dimon eds. Globalization and International Development: the Ethical Issues. (Broadview)



-Peter Singer 2013 “The Right to be Rich or Poor” in H.E. Baber and D. Dimon eds. Globalization and International Development: the Ethical Issues. (Broadview)



-Amartya Sen 2013 “Equality of What?” in H.E. Baber and D. Dimon eds. Globalization and International Development: the Ethical Issues. (Broadview)



-UN Millennium Project 2013 “Investing in Development: A Practical Plan to Achieve the Millennium Development Goals”in H.E. Baber and D. Dimon eds. Globalization and International Development: the Ethical Issues. (Broadview)



-UN Environmental Programme 2013 “Global Environmental Outlook 4” in H.E. Baber and D. Dimon eds. Globalization and International Development: the Ethical Issues. (Broadview)



-World Bank 2013 “Engendering Development” in H.E. Baber and D. Dimon eds. Globalization and International Development: the Ethical Issues. (Broadview)



-M. Nussbaum 2013 “Adaptive Preference and Women’s Options”in H.E. Baber and D. Dimon eds. Globalization and International Development: the Ethical Issues. (Broadview)



-W.W. Rostow 2008 “The Five Stages of Growth” in M.A. Seligson & J.T.Passe-Smith eds.  Development and Underdevelopment (Rienner)



-A.G. Frank 2008 “The Development of Underdevelopment” in M.A. Seligson & J.T.Passe-Smith eds. Development and Underdevelopment (Rienner)



-A.Van Rooy and M. Robinson 1998 “Out of the Ivory Tower: Civil Society and the Aid System” in A.Van Rooy ed. Civil Society and the Aid Industry. (Earthscan)



-P. Saravanamuttu 1998 “Sri Lanka: Civil Society, the Nation and the State-Building Challenge” in A.Van Rooy ed. Civil Society and the Aid Industry. (Earthscan)



-David R. Morrison 2000 “Canadian Aid: A Mixed Record and an Uncertain Future” in J. Freedman ed. Transforming Development: Foreign Aid for a Changing World. (Univ of Toronto Press)



-C. Pratt, 2000 “Alleviating Global Poverty or Enhancing Security: Competing Rationales for Canadian Development Assistance” in J. Freedman ed. Transforming Development: Foreign Aid for a Changing World. (Univ of Toronto Press)



-Ian Smillie 2000 “NGOs: Crisis and Opportunity in the New World Order” in J. Freedman ed. Transforming Development: Foreign Aid for a Changing World. (Univ of Toronto Press)



-M. Lindenberg and C. Bryant 2001 Going Global: Transforming Relief and Development NGOs (Kumarian)



-N. Woods 2008 “Whose Aid? Whose Influence? China, emerging donors and the silent revolution in development assistance” International Affairs 84 (6): 1205-21



-Chinese State Council 2011 China’s Foreign Aid.



-Chinese State Council 2014 China’s Foreign Aid



-Y.Shimomura and H.Ohashi eds. 2013 A Study of China’s Foreign Aid: An Asian Perspective. (Palgrave)



-E.M. Kim and P.H. Kim  eds. 2014 The South Korean Development Experience: Beyond Aid. (Palgrave)



-D.M.Potter 1996 Japan's foreign aid to Thailand and the Philippines (St. Martin’s Press)



- D. Arase ed. 2005 Japan's foreign aid : old continuities and new directions (Routledge)



-S. Fukuda-Parr et al 2002 “Overview: Institutional Innovations for Capacity Development” in S. Fukuda-Parr et al. ed. Capacity for Development: New Solutions to Old Problems (Earthscan)



-The Reality of Aid Management Committee 2006 The Reality of Aid 2006 (Zed Books)



-F.H.G. Ferreira and L.C.Keely 2000 “The World Bank and Structural Adjustment: Lessons from the 1980s” in C.L. Gilbert and D. Vines eds. 2000 World Bank: Structure and Policies (Cambridge UP)



- D. Hulme and M. Edwards eds. 1997 NGOs, states and donors: too close for comfort? (St. Martin’s Press)


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