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Odious Debt, Odious Credit, Economic Development and Democratization
Law and Contemporary Problems (2007)
  • Tom Ginsburg , University of Chicago
  • Thomas Ulen
Abstract
Much attention has been paid to the problem of odious debt, but we introduce the problem of the odious creditor, suggesting that more focus be put on those who support regimes committing severe human rights abuses. We also propose a potential solution that will offer marginal incentives to decrease loans to such regimes.
Keywords
  • development
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Publication Date
2007
Citation Information
Tom Ginsburg and Thomas Ulen. "Odious Debt, Odious Credit, Economic Development and Democratization" Law and Contemporary Problems Vol. 70 (2007)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/tom_ginsburg/20/