Economic and Financial Review


Central Bank of Nigeria


Debts, Developing Countries


In this paper, the author articulates some basic principles which may be useful in formulating an effective debt management strategy for developing countries, using Brazil as a case study. He outlines the principles into four broad categories viz: Stretching out the Repayment of the Debt; Monitoring the levels of Exports and GDP; Ignoring the Creditors' Capital loss and Watching the Domestic Deficit..

Author Bio

The author is an Economist in the Research Department, Central Bank of Nigeria

Publication Title

CBN Economic and Financial Review





Recommended Citation

Fakiyesi, O. M. (1991). Cohen, Daniel, "The Management of the Developing Countries' Debt: guidelines and application to Brazil" The World Bank Economic Review, Vol 2, No 1, January 1988. CBN Economic and Financial Review, 29(4), 314-315.



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