A Separate Debt Management Office

  • Charan Singh
Part of the India Studies in Business and Economics book series (ISBE)


In many countries, both advanced and emerging, during the recent global crisis, scope of fiscal policy was expanded and debt to GDP ratios increased significantly. Consequently, debt management became difficult and coordination between monetary and debt management assumed significance. The setting up of separate debt management office will help to establish transparency, and assign specific responsibility to and accountability on the debt manager. The strategy could ensure that resources are available to the government at competitive market rates of interest prompting expenditure prioritization and fiscal discipline in budget making.


Monetary Policy Central Bank Government Debt Government Security Fiscal Deficit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of EconomicsIndian Institute of Management BangaloreBangaloreIndia

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