Regional: Sovereign Debt Sustainability in Asia and the Pacific

Sovereign Project | 44103-012

Summary

The proposed RDTA is in line with the third and fourth core areas of cooperation (regional cooperation and integration and financial sector development) as indicated in ADB's Strategy 2020. Moreover, this RDTA supports the mandate of ERD in providing high quality research on key development issues on public policy and finance, in further strengthening the quality of regional economic outlook.

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Project Name Sovereign Debt Sustainability in Asia and the Pacific
Project Number 44103-012
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7662-REG: Sovereign Debt Sustainability in Asia and the Pacific
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 455,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector Public sector management - Economic affairs management - Public expenditure and fiscal management
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The proposed RDTA is in line with the third and fourth core areas of cooperation (regional cooperation and integration and financial sector development) as indicated in ADB's Strategy 2020. Moreover, this RDTA supports the mandate of ERD in providing high quality research on key development issues on public policy and finance, in further strengthening the quality of regional economic outlook.
Impact Contribute to the implementation and interpretation of sovereign debt sustainability assessments in Asia and the Pacific.
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome A more thorough understanding of the determinants and risks underlying sovereign debt sustainability in developing Asia.
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Publication of a book on sovereign debt sustainability in Asia and the Pacific

Dissemination of policy notes to media and relevant discussion forums

Compilation of a comprehensive database of fiscal and public debt data for all DMCs, subject to data availability

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Regional
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services Consulting Services yet to be determined.
Responsible ADB Officer Benno Ferrarini
Responsible ADB Department Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department
Responsible ADB Division ERMR
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong
Metro Manila, Philippines
P.O. Box 789, 1099 Manila,
Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 22 Jul 2010
Fact Finding 11 Mar 2010 to 25 Mar 2010
MRM -
Approval 28 Nov 2010
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 07 Oct 2010
Last PDS Update 07 Oct 2010

TA 7662-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
28 Nov 2010 - 28 Nov 2010 31 Jul 2012 31 Dec 2012 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
455,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 455,000.00 28 Nov 2010 241,398.94
Title Document Type Document Date
Sovereign Debt Sustainability in Asia and the Pacific TA Completion Reports Mar 2013
Sovereign Debt Sustainability in Asia and the Pacific Technical Assistance Reports Nov 2010

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