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Living with Debt

How to Limit the Risks of Sovereign Finance, Economic and Social Progress in Latin America, 2007 Report

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$29.95 • £23.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9781597820332

Publication Date: 03/01/2007

Short

326 pages

25 tables and 164 two-color illustrations

David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies

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  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Executive Summary
  • I. Stylized Facts
    • 1. Introduction
    • 2. Public Debt in Latin America and around the World
    • 3. How Does Debt Grow?
  • II. International Borrowing
    • 4. History of Sovereign Debt in Latin America
    • 5. The International Emerging Bond Market Today
    • 6. The Role of Multilateral Lending
  • III. The Domestic Market
    • 7. The Dawn of the Domestic Bond Market
    • 8. Institutional Investors and the Domestic Debt Market
  • IV. Debt and the Economy
    • 9. The Political Economy of Debt
    • 10. Debt and Development
    • 11. Fiscal Sustainability in Latin America: Old and New Approaches
    • 12. The Costs of Default
  • V. Towards Safer Debt
    • 13. The Risks of Sovereign Finance
    • 14. Lowering the Risks of Sovereign Finance
  • Appendix: Public Debt in Latin America and the Caribbean—Country Profiles
  • References

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