45291-001: Sovereign Debt Crises in the US and the Eurozone: Potential Regional Impacts on Asia

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Description

1. Financial volatility has returned to the global marketplace amid escalating sovereign debt problems in the United States (US) and the Eurozone countries. Intense political wrangling over the US' debt ceiling, the subsequent downgrading of the US' credit rating, and fears of contagion in the Eurozone have created significant uncertainties in the market. The World Bank's Robert Zoellick has warned that markets are now entering a "new danger zone," while other analysts have raised the possibilit... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 45291-001
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7930
Approval Date 22 Nov 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 225
Sector / Subsector Classification Public sector management
/ Economic and Public Affairs Management
Gender Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements

 

 

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Responsible ADB Officer
Jayant Menon
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Responsible ADB Department
Office of Regional Economic Integration

Responsible ADB Divisions
Office of Regional Economic Integration

Last PDS Update
01 Oct 2013

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