27. Odious Debts or Odious Regimes?

  1. Robert W. Kolb
  1. Patrick Bolton1 and
  2. David A. Skeel Jr.2

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118267073.ch27

Sovereign Debt: From Safety to Default

Sovereign Debt: From Safety to Default

How to Cite

Kolb, R. W. (2011) Odious Debts or Odious Regimes?, in Sovereign Debt: From Safety to Default, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118267073.ch27

Author Information

  1. 1

    Barbara and David Zalaznick Professor of Business, Columbia University

  2. 2

    S. Samuel Arsht Professor of Corporate Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 21 FEB 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470922392

Online ISBN: 9781118267073

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Keywords:

  • Alexander Sack;
  • borrower regime;
  • loan proceeds;
  • United Nations;
  • international monetary fund

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Practical Obstacles and Alternative Approaches

  • Odious Regimes: A Definition

  • Remedies and the Role of the U.N. and IMF as Decision Makers

  • Conclusion

  • Notes

  • About the Authors