5. Sovereign Debt Problems and Policy Gambles

  1. Robert W. Kolb
  1. Samuel W. Malone

Published Online: 29 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118267073.ch5

Sovereign Debt: From Safety to Default

Sovereign Debt: From Safety to Default

How to Cite

Kolb, R. W. (2011) Sovereign Debt Problems and Policy Gambles, in Sovereign Debt: From Safety to Default, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118267073.ch5

Author Information

  1. Assistant Professor of Finance, University of the Andes School of Management

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:

  • politicians;
  • sovereign debt problems;
  • output growth;
  • repayment;
  • determinants of sovereign default

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Background

  • Testing the Theory of Political Gambling for Redemption

  • Conclusion

  • About the Author