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Foreign Bond Markets and Financial Market Development: International Perspectives

  • Jonathan A. Batten
  • Warren P. Hogan
  • Peter G Szilagyi

The domestic bond markets of the Asia and Pacific region have grown considerably since the Asian financial crisis of 1997, although they remain undeveloped relative to the region’s weight in the world economy. This paper proposes that in order to encourage further development of these markets, regulators should make them more accessible to foreign borrowers. [ADBI Working Paper 173]

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