This paper analyses and provides an update on latest developments associated with the HIPC Initiative and the Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative.
This paper analyses debt cancellation numbers for the four Latin American countries considered heavily indebted. It finds the amount written down will be 30% on average, meaning that there are several important gaps in official debt relief plans. It calls for Inter-American Development Bank debt to also be cancelled.
Does the G7 debt deal represent the "historic breakthrough" Finance Ministers claim?