Does Sdds Subscription Reduce Borrowing Costs for Emerging Market Economies

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John Cady;
  • Journal: IMF Staff Papers,volume 52,pages6-6
  • Subject: International capital markets;Transparency;Standards and codes;Sovereign debt and yield spreads, data transparency, SDDS, bond, capital markets, international capital, bonds, International Monetary Arrangements and Institutions, International Lending and Debt Problems,
    • jel: jel:C22 | jel:F34 | jel:F33

Does macroeconomic data transparency-as signaled by subscription to the IMF's Special Data Dissemination Standard (SDDS)-help reduce borrowing costs in international capital markets? This question is examined using data on new issues of sovereign foreign-currency-denomi... View more
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