Beyond Reconstruction in Afghanistan Lessons from Development Experience

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .

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  • Development - Economic Development,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Politics/International Relations

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ContributionsJohn D. Montgomery (Editor), Dennis A. Rondinelli (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9430588M
ISBN 100230602207
ISBN 109780230602205
OCLC/WorldCa277195222

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Montgomery and Dennis A. Rondinelli. Palgrave. Afghanistan Beyond the Fog of War: Persistent Failure of a Rentier State: This is the first book to scrutinize the root causes of problems today with Afghan reconstruction.

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Afghanistan’s reconstruction and durable development requires a satisfactory level of security and tackling issues such as unemployment, corruption, and armed violence. Since many reconstruction and assistance efforts have been conducted in Afghanistan but their real impact is limited by the security context and corruption.

The reconstruction process of Afghanistan began in There are more t reconstruction projects under way in Afghanistan, such as the Kajaki and the Salma Dam.

Many of these projects are being supervised by the Provincial Reconstruction Teams. The World Bank contribution is the multilateral Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund.

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Private military contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan during the height of those wars exceeded the number of U.S. combat troops in both countries, and outnumbered U.S. troops in Afghanistan by a three-to-one margin.

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