September 13, 2018
Why Is the Chinese Public So Hostile Toward Development Assistance?
By Zhang Chao
The announcement of $60 billion in financing for Africa sparked anger at home -- and the government bears the blame.
August 07, 2018
Foreign Aid With Chinese Characteristics
By Jacob Mardell
CIDCA may professionalize Beijing’s foreign aid agenda, but it will also institutionalize a mercantilist model of development.
October 21, 2016
Beware the Limits of Foreign Aid in Tajikistan
By Henry James
International assistance may not go as far as some claim it will.
August 25, 2016
Learning From China’s Foreign Aid Model
By Ron Matthews, Xiaojuan Ping, and Li Ling
China's aid strategy contradicts the Western approach, but is arguably more effective in achieving development goals.
March 23, 2016
The Pros and Cons of China's NGO Laws
By Reza Hasmath
China’s new laws regarding NGOs will create a less free civil society, but a more accountable and predictable one.
July 11, 2014
China's Foreign Aid: The Raw Numbers
By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus, a possible China-Russia alliance, why China's latest hacking is ok, and the value of the RMB. Friday China links.