Prof. Dr. Christoph Trebesch

  Assistant Professor, Department of Economics
  University of Munich

  Research Affiliate of CEPR and CESifo

  Schackstr. 4, 80539 München, Germany
  Tel. +49-89-2180-5718

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New Research:

Political Booms, Financial Crises, NBER Working Paper, July 2014, with Helios Herrera and Guillermo Ordonez
Revise & Resubmit at the Journal of Political Economy

The International Monetary Fund: 70 Years of Reinvention, 2016, with Carmen Reinhart,
Journal of Economic Perspectives, a longer version is available as NBER Working Paper 21805

The Effect of Labor Migration on the Diffusion of Democracy: Evidence from a Former Soviet Republicwith Toman Omar Mahmoud, Hillel Rapoport
and Andreas Steinmayr
, CESifo WP 4389.
Forthcoming in the American Economic Journal - Applied Economics

Global Cycles: Capital Flows, Commodities, and Sovereign Defaults, 1815-2015, with Carmen Reinhart and Vincent Reinhart.
Forthcoming in the American Economic Review, Papers & Proceedings

The Pitfalls of External Dependence: Greece 1829-2015, NBER Working Paper 21664 and CEPR DP 10898, Oct. 2015, with Carmen Reinhart
Forthcoming in the Brookings Papers on Economic Activity

Going to Extremes: Politics after Financial Crises, 1870-2014, CEPR and CESifo WPs, Oct. 2015, with Manuel Funke and Moritz Schularick
Forthcoming in
the European Economic Review

Sovereign Debt Relief and its Aftermath, 2016, with Carmen Reinhart
Journal of the European Economic Association (JEEA), an earlier version is available as NBER Working Paper 20577

ECB Interventions in Distressed Sovereign Debt Markets: The Case of Greek Bonds, CESifo WP No. 4731 
March 2014, with Jeromin Zettelmeyer. Revise & Resubmit at the Review of Financial Studies

Foreign Law Bonds: Can They Reduce Sovereign Borrowing Costs?, November 2014, with Marcos Chamon and Julian Schumacher
Revise & Resubmit at the Journal of International Economics

Sovereign Defaults in Court, May 2014, with Julian Schumacher and Henrik Enderlein
Sovereign Defaults: The Price of Haircutswith Juan Cruces (Paper, Appendix) *** NEW *** 2014 Update of Haircut Dataset, August 7, 2014.
American Economic Journal: Macroeconomics, 2013.  The Greek Debt Restructuring: An Autopsy, CESifo WP 4333, with Jeromin Zettelmeyer and Mitu Gulati
A shorter version has been published in Economic Policy, 2013.