Life After Debt

The Origins and Resolutions of Debt Crisis

  • Joseph E. Stiglitz
  • Daniel Heymann

Part of the International Economic Association Series book series (IEA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Introduction

    1. Joseph E. Stiglitz, Daniel Heymann
      Pages 1-39
  3. Analytical Issues

  4. Debt Crises: Varieties of Experiences

  5. Debt Defaults: Costs and Restructuring Games

  6. Dealing with Crises: Instruments and Policies

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 317-326

About this book


This volume provides a pluralistic discussion from world-renowned scholars on the international aspects of the debt crisis and prospects for resolution. It provides a comprehensive evaluation of how the debt crisis has impacted Western Europe, the emerging markets and Latin America, and puts forward different suggestions for recovery.


Debt crises macroeconomics financial economics development economics emerging markets Latin America Europe evaluation growth Policy restructuring science and technology

Editors and affiliations

  • Joseph E. Stiglitz
    • 1
  • Daniel Heymann
    • 2
  1. 1.Columbia UniversityUSA
  2. 2.University of Buenos AiresArgentina

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