Prior to the start of the global crisis in late 2008, global imbalances, reserve accumulation and regulatory changes fostered greater cross-border integration of sovereign debt markets as measured by the share of government securities held by non-residents.
Government bonds and their investors: What are the facts and do they matter?
Jochen Andritzky, 5 August 2012
Sovereign Default Risk and Bank Fragility in Financially Integrated Economies
Olivier Jeanne, Patrick Bolton, 25 April 2011
Hans Gersbach, 14 November 2010
In democracy, political forces often tend to push the volume of public debt beyond socially desirable levels. This time, the amount of accumulating public debt appears to be unprecedented in peace time (Buiter and Rahbari 2010). This is most obvious in the Eurozone with its soaring public debt levels and the sovereign debt crisis.
Fiscal fragility: What the past may say about the future
Joshua Aizenman, Gurnain Kaur Pasricha, 7 November 2010
The global crisis has brought to the fore the fiscal vulnerabilities of OECD countries, and in particular, some countries of the Eurozone such as Greece, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, and Spain (Baldwin et al. 2010 and Corsetti 2010).
Government Debt-Threshold Contracts
Hans Gersbach, 7 September 2010
How politicians excited financial markets’ attack on the Eurozone
Jacopo Carmassi, Stefano Micossi, 24 June 2010
Despite multiplying good news from the real economy, the past six months have been the most trying times for the euro – certainly the most testing since the height of the financial crisis in late 2008.
- A tale of two depressions: What do the new data tell us? February 2010 updateEichengreen, O’Rourke
- The ECB’s stealth bailoutSinn
- Educated in America: College graduates and high school dropoutsHeckman, LaFontaine
- Eurozone breakup would trigger the mother of all financial crisesEichengreen
- Panic-driven austerity in the Eurozone and its implicationsDe Grauwe, Ji
DellaVigna, Durante, Knight, La Ferrara
Ostry, Berg, Tsangarides
Allen, Eichengreen, Evans
Greenwood, Guner, Kocharakov, Santos
CEPR Policy Research
- The buyer margins of firms' exportsCarballo, Ottaviano, Volpe
- Commodity and Equity Markets: Some Stylized Facts from a Copula ApproachDelatte, Lopez
- Ethnic Unemployment Rates and Frictional MarketsGobillon, Rupert, Wasmer
- Finance and Poverty: Evidence from IndiaAyyagari, Beck, Hoseini
- The Manipulation of Basel Risk-WeightsMariathasan, Merrouche
- Making city lights shine brighterYusuf, Leipziger
- The euro in the 'currency war'Bénassy-Quéré, Martin
- The roots of shadow bankingPerotti
- What’s wrong with Europe?Baldini, Manasse
- How the EZ crisis is permanently changing EU institutionsMicossi
- 21st Century Challenges: The Mobile Middle Class13 - 13 March 2014 / Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, SW7 London / Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)
- The 13th Annual GEP Postgraduate Conference 20141 - 2 May 2014 / Nottingham / Sponsored by Nottingham Centre for Research on Globalisation and Economic Policy (GEP) University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
- Exchange Rates and External Adjustment2 - 3 June 2014 / Zurich / Swiss National Bank
- 13th Summer School in International Development Economics: Investment, Saving and Wellbeing in Developing Countries10 - 13 June 2014 / Palazzo Feltrinelli, Gargnano, Lake Garda (Italy) / Organisers: Centro Studi Luca d’Agliano, Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Paolo Baffi Center on International Markets, Money and Regulation, Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods of the University of Milan, Department of Economics, Quantitative Methods and Business Strategies of the University of Milan Bicocca, Vilfredo Pareto Doctoral Program in Economics of the University of Turin, The Lombardy Advanced School of Economic Research (LASER).