The Emergence of New Development Assistance: Conceptual and Operational Frameworks

  • Yu ZhengEmail author
Part of the Governing China in the 21st Century book series (GC21)


This chapter identifies 13 emerging economies that play a key role in transforming the development cooperation agenda. It proposes three principles for conceptualizing and measuring new development assistance (NDA). It then summarizes the key differences between NDA and official development assistance (ODA), including motivation, inter-country relationship, pattern, distribution channel, and geographical and sectoral allocation.


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  1. 1.School of International Relations and Public AffairsFudan UniversityShanghaiChina

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