Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Ashoka Mody , Ratna Sahay , and Thomas Helbling
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 May 2004
Keywords: growth, structural reforms, external debt, current account, deficits, debt burden, International Lending and Debt Problems, Economic Growth of Open Economies, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova
Following the breakup of the Soviet Union in 1992, several low-income countries in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) accumulated substantial external debt in a short time span, about half of which is owe...