Peer Group Dialogue (PG1) - Impact of the Financial Crisis on Domestic Debt Markets
March 31, 2009Washington, D.C.

Policy makers from the Peer Group 1 countries discussed the impact and policy response actions to the current crisis, focusing on changes in government debt strategies and issuing practices to adapt to the challenging environment brought on by the crisis.

Peer Group 1: 1st Meeting

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This meeting was part of a peer group dialogue series from the Global Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond Program (Gemloc) Advisory Services, a World Bank Group initiative that supports emerging market economies in developing their local currency bond markets.

Note: Gemloc-affiliated countries and activities have been incorporated into the Government Bond Market Development Program, an initiative that supports the development of local currency bond markets to increase developing countries’ attractiveness for domestic and foreign investment.