CIGI-IAI Handling Sovereign Debt Crises

Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 3:00 PM
Associazione Bancaria Italiana (ABI), Via Botteghe Oscure, 4 , Rome, Italy
Jan 28

Director of CIGI’s Global Economy Program Domenico Lombardi and CIGI Senior Fellows Brett House and Manuela Moschella attend a discussion on handling sovereign debt crises, which is  jointly organized by CIGI and the Instituto Affari Internazionali (IAI). Brett House will present his forthcoming paper, A Blueprint for a Sovereign Debt Forum, which he is co-authoring with CIGI Senior Fellow Richard Gitlin.

Event Speakers

Brett House is a CIGI Senior Fellow. Additionally, he is a Visiting Scholar at Massey College, University of Toronto and Lecturer in the Economics Department and a Senior Fellow at the Jeanne Sauvé Foundation at McGill University. His research looks at the effects of trade liberalization on growth, the rise of emerging markets, and options to improve sovereign debt restructuring. He is also an advisor to and partner in Tau+ Investment Management, a start-up impact fund.

Domenico Lombardi is the former director of the Global Economy Program and a former member of the executive management committee at the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI). He serves on the advisory boards of the Peterson Institute for International Economics and the Bretton Woods Committee in Washington, and is a member of the Steering Committee of the Asian Economic Panel.

Manuela Moschella is a CIGI Senior Fellow. Her research expertise focuses on international financial governance and regulation. She is the author of Governing Risk: The IMF and Global Financial Stability (Palgrave MacMillan 2010) and co-editor of Great Expectations, Slow Transformations: Incremental change in post-crisis regulation (ECPR Press 2013). At CIGI, Manuela conducts research on unconventional monetary policies.