Economic Management/Debt – Improving economic management brings many benefits – among them, measurably lower sovereign financing costs (Girum Abate, Michael Brown, Alex Sienaert, Mark Thomas, World Bank blogs)

Low- and middle-income countries (LICs and MICs) are increasingly tapping the international capital markets for debt financing. It makes sense for them to do so if their financing needs exceed both what they can borrow domestically without crowding out the private sector and what they can borrow on cheap, concessional terms externally (generally loans and […]