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From the World Bank Group
Global Development Finance 2000
Prospects and risks for developing countries

Complete Report: (4MB) 

  Front Matter Table of contents, acronyms and abbreviations, methodology, sources and definitions, and country groups (134KB) 


Volume I: Analysis and Summary Tables


Chapter 1 Prospects and Risks for Developing Countries (415KB)

Chapter 2 Private Capital Flows to Developing Countries (382KB)

Chapter 3 Trends in Official Finance (376KB)

Chapter 4 The Benefits and Risks of Short Term Borrowing by Developing Countries (385KB)

Chapter 5 Safeguarding Against Crisis: the near-term Agenda (378KB)

Chapter 6 Private Capital Flows in Historical Perspective (375KB)


Appendix 1 Debt Burden Indicators and Country Classifications (65KB)

Appendix 2 Commercial Debt Restructuring (93KB)

Appendix 3 Official Debt Restructuring (84KB)

Appendix 4 Progress in Privatization (108KB)

Appendix 5 Regional Economic Development and Prospects (1635KB)

Volume II: Country Tables

Sample country and country group tables are available here, as well as three cross-country tables on key debt topics.

All developing countries (22KB)
East Asia and Pacific  (22KB)
Ghana (19KB)
Mexico (20KB) 
Philippines (49KB)
Aggregate net resources flows
External debt
Net flows and transfers on debt (17KB)

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