Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Helene Poirson Ward , Luca Ricci , and Catherine Pattillo
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2002
Keywords: Growth, debt, debt overhang, debt service, International Lending and Debt Problems, Economic Growth of Open Economies, Economic Development: General, Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity: General,
This paper assesses the non linear impact of external debt on growth using a large panel data set of 93 developing countries over 1969–98. Results are generally robust across different econometric methodolog...