Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Jeronimo Zettelmeyer , and Kenneth Rogoff
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 August 2002
Keywords: sovereign bankruptcy, debt crises, international bankruptcy court, Chapter 11, sovereign debt, creditors, debt restructuring, creditor, History of Thought since 1925: Other, History of Thought: Individuals: General
This paper describes the evolution of ideas to apply bankruptcy reorganization principles to sovereign debt crises. Our focus is on policy proposals between the late 1970s and Anne Krueger's (2001) proposed "Sovere...