Connective Financing: Chinese Infrastructure Projects and the Diffusion of Economic Activity in Developing Countries
Apples and Dragon Fruits: The Determinants of Aid and Other Forms of State Financing from China to Africa
In the News
Debt-trap allegations push China to tighten reins on foreign aid programme
November 14, 2018
China's Building Spree In Poor Nations: Does It Really Help The Local Economy?
November 13, 2018
Red Cross calls for 'humanitarian Belt and Road' to boost Chinese aid
October 31, 2018
The First Tranche
Chinese infrastructure investments reduce inequalities in developing countries
A new AidData working paper analyzes Chinese infrastructure's impacts using the most comprehensive dataset of Chinese development project locations ever assembled.
A volley of words—and new data—on China’s diplomatic reach
A recent report by AidData informed and incited discussion of China’s growing public diplomacy activities in East Asia and Pacific.
China’s financial statecraft: Winning Africa one Yuan at a time?
Teasing out the nexus of money and influence in China’s development activities in Africa with a recent global dataset and a forthcoming report on leaders’ perceptions.