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Yesterday (Nov. 6), CGD Senior Fellow and MCA Monitor expert Steve Radelet presented our predictions for which countries we think the MCC Board will select as eligible for FY 2007 funding in tomorrow's MCC Board meeting. Read the transcript of the event.

We're looking forward to hearing the Board's decisions tomorrow (and hopefully the rationale behind their decisions), particularly regarding the four compact countries that fail the indicators (Benin, Cape Verde, Ghana, and Madagascar) and the four politically tricky countries (Nicaragua, Bolivia, Jordan, and Indonesia).


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