How will the composition of sovereign debt change in countries post-coronavirus

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This question was published as part of the set of ARIs in this document:

FCO Areas of research interest coronavirus COVID 19 update May 2020 GOVUK

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  • Unpaid Debts: Rethinking the Causes and Consequences of Sovereign Default

    Countries have failed to repay their debts on time or in full throughout history. Existing research concerning such 'sovereign defaults' is typically based on quantitative data, however, which assumes short-term causes a...

    Funded by: AHRC

    Lead research organisation: University of Nottingham

    Why might this be relevant?

    The project focuses on the causes and consequences of sovereign default, which is related to the composition of sovereign debt post-coronavirus.

  • Transformation of Public Debt Management (ToPDeM)

    Public debt looms at historically high levels in all but a few advanced economies. Unsurprisingly, worries about the size of debt burdens take centre stage. What is largely absent, is the question of HOW governments actu...

    Funded by: ESRC

    Lead research organisation: University of Edinburgh

    Why might this be relevant?

    The project examines the transformation of public debt management, which can provide insights into how sovereign debt composition may change post-coronavirus.

  • Building debt capital markets in China

    The main directions of our project are organized under three headings. Sovereign bonds: This concerns the trading of securities issued by the central government to domestic and foreign savers including short-term instru...

    Funded by: ESRC

    Lead research organisation: London School of Economics & Pol Sci

    Why might this be relevant?

    The project focuses on building debt capital markets in China, which can offer insights into how sovereign debt composition may change in countries post-coronavirus.