Argentina's Defaulted Sovereign Debt: Dealing with the "Holdouts"

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In December 2001, following an extended period of economic and political instability, Argentina suffered a severe financial crisis, leading to the largest default on sovereign debt in history. This report discusses efforts Argentina has made over the past decade, since that financial crisis, to restructure its debt. The report also includes discussion of the Argentine 2010 Bond Exchange and an outlook of Argentina's economic future.

Creator(s): Hornbeck, J. F.
Location(s): Argentina
Creation Date: September 24, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Hornbeck, J. F.

Specialist in International Trade and Finance

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: September 24, 2010
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Argentina
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In December 2001, following an extended period of economic and political instability, Argentina suffered a severe financial crisis, leading to the largest default on sovereign debt in history. This report discusses efforts Argentina has made over the past decade, since that financial crisis, to restructure its debt. The report also includes discussion of the Argentine 2010 Bond Exchange and an outlook of Argentina's economic future.

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16 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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