Effective Domestic Debt Management in Developing Countries

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978-0-85092-581-4

Effective Domestic Debt Management in Developing Countries

Series Title: Debt Management Series
Number within series: 1
Publication date: 1 March 1999
Size: 248mm x 170mm
ISBN: 978-0-85092-581-4
Pages: 64

This publication is a compendium of discussions and papers presented in three regional workshops on Effective Domestic Debt Management conducted by the Commonwealth Secretariat between 1996 and 1998. The object of the workshops was to help developing countries to manage their domestic debt more effectively. It is the first in a series of publications to be produced by the Commonwealth Secretariat on debt issues.

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Foreword

Acknowledgements

1. Effective Domestic Debt Management in Developing Countries
Why domestic debt levels have risen
Consequences of excessive borrowing
Objectives of debt management in developing countries
Functions of debt management
Linkages between public debt and fiscal deficits
Ways of financing deficits

2. Key Issues for Developing Countries
Six areas for action
Commonwealth Secretariat programme of assistance in debt and development resource management

3. Checklist for Action

Appendices