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The Politics of International Aid

A visit with Simone Dietrich, Assistant Professor, Political Science

By Spencer Melgren
Published: - Topics: Political Science International Aid Foreign Aid politics economics

Leveraging Data

Topics: Political Science International Aid

Dr. Dietrich’s work is supported by different types of data. Dr. Dietrich tells us how she utilizes qualitative and anecdotal data to illustrate political and economic mechanisms that impact foreign aid allocation and effectiveness, and about how she combines this information with quantitative data to ensure that her analyses and conclusions are supported by facts.