,,,Gold for Debt: What's New and What Next?

Gold for Debt: What's New and What Next?


Publication Date: April 2005

Publisher: Center for Global Development; Center for Global Development

Author(s): Nancy Birdsall; John Williamson; Nancy Birdsall; John Williamson

Research Area: Banking and finance



This new CGD Note by Center for Global Development President Nancy Birdsall and Institute for International Economics Senior Fellow John Williamson argues that sale of a portion of IMF gold makes sense as a way to create a more transparent institution and use a global resource for debt relief for the world’s poorest countries.