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26 avril 2018

Odious debts: lessons of the Hunger Bond penalty

Together with Mitu Gulati from Duke University School of Law, Professor Ugo Panizza has published a paper called “The Hausmann-Gorky Effect”, which looks at so-called Venezuelan “hunger bonds”. They find that the public branding of buyers of Venezuelan bonds by Ricardo Hausmann has led to a drop in the price of the Hunger bond. More about methodology and findings with Professor Panizza. What’s the...
23 avril 2018

International Network of Financial Centres for Sustainability...

  The International Network of Financial Centres for Sustainability (FC4S Network, www.fc4s.org) is establishing its secretariat in Geneva with support from UN Environment and Swiss public authorities...

20 avril 2018

Call for papers - Conference on Blended Development Finance and...

Jointly organised by the Center for Global Development (CGD) and the Centre for Finance and Development (CFD) at the Graduate Institute Geneva.

16 avril 2018

Yi Huang awarded a BIS Research Fellowship in 2018

 Yi Huang, Assistant Professor of Economics, Pictet Chair in Finance and Development, will be able to carry out economic research on policy-related issues of relevance to the Bank for International Settlements...

09 mars 2018

Martina Viarengo selected as Eisenhower Fellow

Graduate Institute Associate Professor of International Economics Martina Viarengo is one of 25 government, private sector and civil society leaders from around the world selected for Eisenhower Fellowships’...