Spain, Barcelona

Sovereign Debt Crises

when 6 July 2015 - 10 July 2015
duration 1 week
fee EUR 1100

Fernando Broner

Course leader

Fernando Broner, Senior Researcher at the Center for Research in International Economics (CREI), Adjunct Professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), and Research Professor at the Barcelona GSE

Target group

Graduate students as well as more senior researchers willing to brush up their knowledge and expose themselves to the latest advances in academic research.

Course aim

Selected Topics:
- What are the costs of sovereign default? Reputation and sanctions
- Market structure and defaults: secondary markets and collateral damage
- Rollover crises: Lender of last resort and moral hazard
- Solvency crises: Debt overhang, buybacks and restructuring
- Lessons for Europe

Credits info

At the conclusion of the BMSS2015, participants will receive a diploma certifying attendance

Fee info

EUR 1100: Regular fee
EUR 600: Student fee
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