9 Economic Development and Private Sector Growth in the CIS-7 Countries: Challenges and Policy Implications »
Source: The Low-Income Countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States : Progress and Challenges in Transition
Series: Seminar Volumes
Author(s): Sarosh Sattar , and Clinton Shiells
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 22 April 2004
Keywords: debt, external debt, expenditures, current account, transition economies
Despite widespread donor assistance and substantial amounts of aid, growth rates in the low-income CIS-7 countries have been much lower than anticipated. According to the official s...