Sovereign Debt Restructuring: Global Implications and Systemic Solutions

Speakers: Cecilia Nahón, Ambassador of Argentina Sean Hagan, IMF General Counsel Moderator: Amar Bhattacharya, Brookings Institution Sovereign debt restructuring has become a challenge that many countries have or will have to confront in the future. This creates important implications for national economies, foreign capital investments, bank regulations and domestic legal regimes. Despite their different approaches to systemic solutions, the involvement of International organizations such as the IMF and the UN offers an opportunity to rethink how to better address global financial implications in sovereign debt restructurings.