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Appendix I Developing Countries Covered in This Study

Appendix I Developing Countries Covered in This Study »

Source: External Indebtedness of Developing Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Ulrich Baumgartner , G. Johnson , K. Dillon , R. Williams , Peter Keller , Maria Tyler , Bahram Nowzad , G. Kincaid , and Tomás Reichmann

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 May 1981

ISBN: 9781451935875

Keywords: debt, external debt, payments, debt service, interest

Afghanistan Algeria Argentina Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Benin Bolivia Botswana Brazil Burma Burundi...

Appendix

Appendix »

Source: The Behavior of Non-Oil Commodity Prices

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Eduardo Borensztein , Peter Wickham , Mohsin Khan , and Carmen Reinhart

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 September 1994

ISBN: 9781557754127

Keywords: commodity prices, export earnings, commodity exports, non-oil commodity, export taxes

Table A1. Country Groupings for Charts 2 and 3...

I Impact of EMU on Selected Country Groups

I Impact of EMU on Selected Country Groups »

Source: Impact of EMU on Selected Non-European Union Countries

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Dominique Desruelle , Robert Feldman , Klaus-Stefan Enders , Karim Nashashibi , Peter Allum , Heliodoro Temprano-Arroyo , Roger Nord , and Robert Kahn

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 February 1999

ISBN: 9781557757784

Keywords: capital inflows, capital markets, credit rating, international capital markets, international capital

Dominique Desruelle, Robert Kahn, and Roger Nord The IMF’s Interim Committee has welcomed the creation of European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) as one of the most importa...

I Approach to Resolving Debt-Servicing Difficulties

I Approach to Resolving Debt-Servicing Difficulties »

Source: Recent Developments in External Debt Restructuring

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): G. Kincaid , K. Dillon , Maxwell Watson , and Chanpen Puckahtikom

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 31 October 1985

ISBN: 9780939934522

Keywords: official creditors, debt restructuring, debtor countries, bank debt, short-term debt

The number of debt restructurings has increased sharply since the emergence of widespread payments difficulties in 1982. In that year, only 7 bank and 6 official restructuring agreements or temporary deferme...

Part II Objectives and Outcomes

Part II Objectives and Outcomes »

Source: The Design of IMF-Supported Programs

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Charalambos Christofides , Atish Ghosh , Uma Ramakrishnan , Alun Thomas , Laura Papi , Juan Zalduendo , and Jun Kim

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 September 2005

ISBN: 9781589061934

Keywords: current account, current account balance, inflation, capital account, balance of payments

Contents of Part II I Introduction...

Appendix IV Public Debt Ratios and Probabilities of Debt Crises

Appendix IV Public Debt Ratios and Probabilities of Debt Crises »

Source: Sovereign Debt Restructuring and Debt Sustainability : An Analysis of Recent Cross-Country Experience

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Harald Finger , and Mauro Mecagni

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 April 2007

ISBN: 9781589066106

Keywords: public debt, bonds, sovereign debt, debt restructuring, debt sustainability

We analyze the relationship between the probability of a crisis and the ratio of public debt to GDP using a pooled probit model on an unbalanced sample of 55 low- and middle-income...

I. VAT Policy Issues: Structure, Regressivity, Inflation, and Exports

I. VAT Policy Issues: Structure, Regressivity, Inflation, and Exports »

Source: Value-Added Tax : Administrative and Policy Issues

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Alan Tait

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 June 1991

ISBN: 9781557751843

Keywords: vat, tax administration, tax return, sales tax, tax department

Alan A. Tait This chapter discusses the major policy issues involved when considering a VAT. It briefly reviews the reasons why the VAT is chosen as the main sales tax and why...

II Analytical Tools for Policy Formulation and Program Design

II Analytical Tools for Policy Formulation and Program Design »

Source: The Design of IMF-Supported Programs

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): Charalambos Christofides , Atish Ghosh , Uma Ramakrishnan , Alun Thomas , Laura Papi , Juan Zalduendo , and Jun Kim

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 September 2005

ISBN: 9781589061934

Keywords: current account, current account balance, inflation, capital account, balance of payments

An IMF-supported program is a package of policy measures which, combined with approved financing, is intended to achieve certain economic objectives. 3 In essence, therefore, a pr...

III Market Financing of Developing Countries

III Market Financing of Developing Countries »

Source: International Capital Markets : Developments and Prospects, 1982

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 July 1982

ISBN: 9781557750716

Keywords: bond, bonds, international capital markets, capital markets, international capital

Loans to developing countries account for 37 per cent of the international assets of banks and their deposits for 29 per cent of international bank liabilities. Although banks’ business with developing count...

II Risk Perceptions in International Lending

II Risk Perceptions in International Lending »

Source: International Capital Markets : Developments and Prospects, 1983

Series: Occasional Papers

Author(s): John Lipsky , Peter Keller , Donald Mathieson , and Richard Williams

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 July 1983

ISBN: 9781557750723

Keywords: bond, bonds, international capital markets, bond issues, international capital

Issues Concerning the Markets In general, banks in industrial countries appear to perceive the present situation as a time for a careful stocktaking and perhaps reassessment of their...