The great Latin American debt crisis: a decade of asymmetric adjustment

  • Ricardo Ffrench-Davis
Part of the St Antony’s Series book series (STANTS)


In the 1980s, Latin America experienced the worst economic crisis since the world-wide depression of the 1930s. A common link running through this crisis was external indebtedness to the international private banking system.


Interest Rate International Monetary Fund Latin American Country Debt Crisis External Debt 


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© Ricardo Ffrench-Davis 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ricardo Ffrench-Davis
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    • 2
  1. 1.ECLACSantiagoChile
  2. 2.University of ChileSantiagoChile

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