Ethics & International Affairs Volume 21.1 (Spring 2007): Editors' Note: Editors' Note [Excerpt]

Mar 23, 2007

How should governments decide when and how much to borrow? What are the responsibilities of official, multilateral, and private creditors that lend to governments? Who should bear which risks? When debt crises occur, how should they be resolved? What makes processes of debt restructuring, debt cancellation, or the enforcement of debt contracts more or less just, or the outcomes of such processes better or worse?

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