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 Pitfalls of External Dependence: Greece 1829-2015, September 2015, with Carmen Reinhart
prepared for the Brookings Papers on Economic Activity

Sovereign Debt Relief and its Aftermath, June 2015, with Carmen Reinhart
accepted at the 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

  • The paper was presented at: ECB, Fed Chicago, Fed San Francisco, Bank of Spain, Goethe U Frankfurt, DIW Berlin, U Santa Clara, Mainz University

Foreign Law Bonds: Can They Reduce Sovereign Borrowing Costs?, November 2014, with Marcos Chamon and Julian Schumacher

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, 5(3), pp. 85–117.  The Greek Debt Restructuring: An Autopsy, CESifo WP 4333, July 2013, with Jeromin Zettelmeyer and Mitu Gulati
A shorter version has been published in Economic Policy, 2013, 28(75), pp. 513-569.