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China’s Growing Role in Multilateral Development Banks

While China has dramatically curtailed its bilateral development financing in Africa and other regions around the world, Beijing is increasing its engagement in multilateral and regional development banks around the world, including the African Development Bank among others.

This points to an important, yet little understood trend about China’s growing influence in international financial institutions.

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