Empirical Research on Sovereign Debt and Default
CAMA Working Paper Series Paper 16/2013
42 Pages Posted: 26 Mar 2013
Date Written: March 26, 2013
In this essay we review the empirical literature about sovereign debt and default. As we survey the work of economists, historians, and political scientists, we also emphasize parallel developments by theorists and recommend steps to improve the correspondence between theory and data.
Keywords: international relations, political economy, sovereign debt, sovereign default
JEL Classification: C82, E01, F21, F34, F51, F55, N20
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