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Why Can't the World Bank Be More Like a Bank?

by James S. Henry and Laurence J. Kotlikoff

Today begins Paul Wolfowitz's tenure as president of the World Bank. And if he doesn't have first-day jitters, he should.

Mr. Wolfowitz faces a huge challenge -- delivering massive amounts of development aid in a way that can't be expropriated or exploited by corrupt Third World bureaucrats or the avaricious development industry. This "aid delivery tax," evidenced most recently in the

U.N. food-for-oil scandal, rips off intended recipients by limiting not only what they get, but also what donors are willing to give.

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