Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Kadima Kalonji , Boileau Loko , Raj Nallari , and Montfort Mlachila
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 March 2003
Keywords: Growth, mortality rate, life expectancy, debt service, infant mortality, International Lending and Debt Problems, Welfare and Poverty, Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics, Growth and Fluctuations,
This paper explores the relationship between external debt and poverty. A number of observers have argued that high external indebtedness is a major cause of poverty. Using the first-differenced general method of m...