Latin American Perspectives on Sovereign Debt Restructuring

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Mexico City Marriott Reforma Hotel, Paseo de la Reforma 276, Cuauhtémoc, Juárez, Mexico
Apr 22

The Mexican Council on Foreign Relations (Comexi) and CIGI jointly present the conference, "Latin American Perspectives on Sovereign Debt Restructuring."

The conference is broken out into three workshops: "Sovereign Debt Crises in Latin America: Lessons Learned," "Is the International Debt Architecture in Need of Reform? Latin American Perspectives on the Debate" and "Governing Sovereign Debt: What’s at Stake for Latin America?"

Conference speakers include CIGI Director of the Global Economy program Domenico Lombardi, President of Comexi Jaime Zabludovsky and Mexican Minister of Finance Luis Videgaray. CIGI Senior Fellow Gregory Makoff will also participate in the conference.

Event Speakers

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.

CIGI Senior Fellow Gregory Makoff is researches issues in international financial policy, including the management of sovereign debt crises. He is an expert in sovereign debt and an experienced debt capital markets professional.