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Source: A New Approach to Sovereign Debt Restructuring

Series: Pamphlet Series

Author(s): Anne Krueger

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 April 2002

ISBN: 9781589061217

Keywords: debt restructuring, sovereign debt, sovereign debt restructuring, sovereign bonds, claims

In recent years there has been extensive discussion inside and outside the IMF on the need to develop a new approach to sovereign debt restructuring. Exploring ways to improve the sovereign debt restructuring proce...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: A New Approach to Sovereign Debt Restructuring

Series: Pamphlet Series

Author(s): Anne Krueger

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 April 2002

ISBN: 9781589061217

Keywords: debt restructuring, sovereign debt, sovereign debt restructuring, sovereign bonds, claims

In recent years there has been extensive discussion inside and outside the IMF on the need to develop a new approach to sovereign debt restructuring. Exploring ways to improve the sovereign debt restructuring proce...

Are Africa’s Currency Unions Good for Trade?

Are Africa’s Currency Unions Good for Trade? »

Source: IMF Staff Papers, Volume 56, No. 4

Volume: 56

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2009

ISBN: 9781589069107

Keywords: sovereign default, sovereign debt, external debt, sovereign defaults, current account

This paper empirically evaluates four types of costs that may result from an international sovereign default: reputational costs, international trade exclusion costs, costs to the domestic economy through the finan...

Banks, Government Bonds, and Default

Banks, Government Bonds, and Default »

Source: Banks, Government Bonds, and Default : What do the Data Say?

Volume/Issue: 2014/120

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Nicola Gennaioli , Alberto Martin , and Stefano Rossi

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 July 2014

ISBN: 9781498391993

Keywords: Sovereign Default, Government Bonds, bonds, bond, public bonds, bond returns, sovereign bond, International Lending and Debt Problems, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

We analyze holdings of public bonds by over 20,000 banks in 191 countries, and the role of these bonds in 20 sovereign defaults over 1998-2012. Banks hold many public bonds (on average 9% of their assets), particul...

Conclusion

Conclusion »

Source: A New Approach to Sovereign Debt Restructuring

Series: Pamphlet Series

Author(s): Anne Krueger

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 April 2002

ISBN: 9781589061217

Keywords: debt restructuring, sovereign debt, sovereign debt restructuring, sovereign bonds, claims

The absence of a robust legal framework for sovereign debt restructuring generates important costs. Sovereigns with unsustainable debts often wait too long before they seek a restructuring, leaving both thei...

Core Features of a Sovereign Debt Restructuring Mechanism

Core Features of a Sovereign Debt Restructuring Mechanism »

Source: A New Approach to Sovereign Debt Restructuring

Series: Pamphlet Series

Author(s): Anne Krueger

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 16 April 2002

ISBN: 9781589061217

Keywords: debt restructuring, sovereign debt, sovereign debt restructuring, sovereign bonds, claims

What features of a legal framework would need to be in place in order to establish adequate incentives for debtors and creditors to agree upon a prompt, orderly, and predictable restructuring of unsustainabl...

The Costs of Sovereign Default

The Costs of Sovereign Default »

Source: IMF Staff Papers, Volume 56, No. 4

Volume: 56

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2009

ISBN: 9781589069107

Keywords: sovereign default, sovereign debt, external debt, sovereign defaults, current account

This paper empirically evaluates four types of costs that may result from an international sovereign default: reputational costs, international trade exclusion costs, costs to the domestic economy through the finan...

Dynamic Aspects of Productivity Spillovers, Terms of Trade and The “Home Market Effect”

Dynamic Aspects of Productivity Spillovers, Terms of Trade and The “Home Market Effect” »

Source: IMF Staff Papers, Volume 56, No. 4

Volume: 56

Series: IMF Staff Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 November 2009

ISBN: 9781589069107

Keywords: sovereign default, sovereign debt, external debt, sovereign defaults, current account

This paper empirically evaluates four types of costs that may result from an international sovereign default: reputational costs, international trade exclusion costs, costs to the domestic economy through the finan...

Ecuador

Ecuador »

Source: Ecuador : Recent Economic Developments

Volume/Issue: 1995/96

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 October 1995

ISBN: 9781451811759

Keywords: central bank, bond, bonds, debt reduction, discount bond

This paper describes economic developments in Ecuador during the 1990s. Inflation fell from an average of about 50 percent in 1988-92 to 22 percent in April 1995. Economic activity rebounded, and international rese...

Ecuador: 2005 Article IV Consultation—Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador

Ecuador: 2005 Article IV Consultation—Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador »

Source: Ecuador : 2005 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Ecuador

Volume/Issue: 2006/98

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 March 2006

ISBN: 9781451811827

Keywords: debt, interest, public sector, central bank, budget

This 2005 Article IV Consultation highlights that despite a difficult political environment, economic growth in Ecuador is estimated to have exceeded 3 percent in 2005, with the non-oil sector expanding by 31/2 per...