|Series||S. hrg. ;, 98-782|
|LC Classifications||KF26 .B3947 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 108 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||108|
|LC Control Number||84603272|
Welcome to the Capital Note, a newsletter (coming soon) about finance and economics. On the menu today: Argentine Debt, Pension Deficits, and a case study in human capital, plus some links from. After months of negotiations, Argentina has reached a deal with its creditors, including the asset managers BlackRock and Greylock Capital Management, to . Argentine debt, held mostly in bonds, was massively sold short and the government found itself unable to borrow or meet debt payments.  In December , a series of deposit runs began to have a severe impact on the health of the banking system, leading the Argentine authorities to impose a partial deposit freeze. . Argentina recorded a government debt equivalent to percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in Government Debt to GDP in Argentina averaged percent from until , reaching an all time high of percent in and a record low of percent in This page provides - Argentina Government Debt To GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart.
Undeterred by Argentina’s history of chronic volatility and episodic illiquidity – including eight prior defaults – creditors gobbled up as much debt as the country and its companies would. The Argentine government has struck a substantial debt deal with some major creditors, saving it billions. What exactly is the deal about and could it save the ailing economy? Argentina owes a. That domino effect often ends with high inflation, recession and, sometimes, a debt crisis. In , Argentina defaulted on $95 billion in sovereign bonds, a record at the time. Indeed, Argentina set the world’s default record when it defaulted on $95 billion in external debt in The bottom line is clear: Argentina is hands down the world’s biggest deadbeat. It.
Shortly after, Argentina defaulted on $ billion of debt, and the currency board finally disbanded in January of With the currency board disbanded, the Argentine Peso plummeted in value, essentially wiping out domestic savings and forcing thousands of companies and individuals into bankruptcy, unable to service their dollar-denominated. External Debt in Argentina decreased to USD Million in the first quarter of from USD Million in the fourth quarter of External Debt in Argentina averaged USD Million from until , reaching an all time high of USD Million in the second quarter of and a record low of USD Million in the fourth quarter of This page. News of an Argentine Navy vessel detained in a port in Ghana after a hedge fund connected to billionaire Paul Singer's Elliott Capital turn the legal heat on . Argentina The Human Capital Index (HCI) database provides data at the country level for each of the components of the Human Capital Index as well as for the overall index, disaggregated by gender. The index measures the amount of human capital that a child born today can expect to attain by given the risks of poor health and poor.