Pacific island countries high per capita foreign aid requirement

Azmat Gani*

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The determinants of Pacific island countries large foreign aid requirement are examined using a panel corrected standard errors and a country-fixed-effects model for the period 1985-99. Empirical results provide confirmation that poor economic growth, foreign exchange shortage, quality of life, small size and vulnerability are key determinants.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)285-292
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of International Development
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2006
Externally publishedYes


  • Aid
  • Determinants
  • Development
  • Empirical
  • Growth
  • Pacific
  • Size
  • Vulnerability

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geography, Planning and Development
  • Development


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