Managing and understanding sovereign risks

The course is structured around the life cycle of a default; with an emphasis on trying to understand the different stages of a crisis and making predictions regarding how the crisis will play out. Participants will get an basic exposure to both the economic and legal considerations involved in the operation of any sovereign debt crisis.


This course will focus on the following topics:

  • Sovereign default and restructuring risk
  • Life cycle of a default
  • Economic and legal considerations in sovereign debt crisis
  • Case study: how restructuring plans are designed?