Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): John Cady , and Anthony Pellechio
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 March 2006
Keywords: yield spreads, SDDS, GDDS, bonds, bond, international capital markets, credit rating, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, International Lending and Debt Problems,
The effects of the IMF's data standards initiatives on sovereign borrowing costs in private capital markets are investigated for 26 emerging market and developing countries. Stable and significant panel econometric...