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
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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.