Interest Rate Policies in Developing Countries

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

October 31, 1983

Summary:

In recent years, the appropriate level and structure of interest tates have come to be seen as major issues in connection with stabilization programs undertaken by members. These issues arise from consideration both on the demand side, as interest rates affect the magnitude of aggregate demand, and on the supply side, as they influence the volume and quality of investment and, thus, the growth of output.

Series:

Occasional Paper No. 22

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

October 31, 1983

ISBN/ISSN:

9781557751041/0251-6365

Stock No:

S022EA0000000

Format:

Paper

Pages:

36

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