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Prof. Hélène Ruiz Fabri welcomed Ms Simone Beissel (DP) at the MPI Luxembourg as part of the “Pairing Scheme”

Politics meets Research: Prof. Hélène Ruiz Fabri, director of the MPI Luxembourg, introduced Ms Simone Beissel (DP) to the work of the MPI Luxembourg and the pair attended one of the Institute’s lectures.


Conference: “The Implementation of the New Insolvency Regulation – Improving Cooperation and Mutual Trust”

On 7 October 2016, the final conference of the research project “The Implementation of the New Insolvency Regulation – Improving Cooperation and Mutual Trust” was held at the premises of the MPI Luxembourg. The project, which is co-funded by the European Commission, is a collaboration between the MPI Luxembourg and the Universities of Milan and Vienna. It aims to analyse the imminent changes to the European Insolvency Regulation and to provide guidelines for practitioners and national lawmakers ...


Max Planck Lecture Series: Prof. Mathias Audit delivered a lecture on the “Implications of Recent Sovereign Debt Litigation: Lessons from Argentina and Greece”

Prof. Mathias Audit gave the third lecture of the Max Planck Lecture Series on Sovereign Debt. His lecture builds on the first two lectures in the series and adds practical insights drawn from the sovereign debt restructuring experiences of Argentina and Greece.


Max Planck Lecture Series: Prof. Robert Howse delivered a lecture on “Sovereign Debt Restructuring and International Law”

Prof. Robert Howse's lecture marked the second event of the Max Planck Lecture Series on Sovereign Debt. His presentation completed the first set of lectures on the legal and economic foundations of sovereign debt.


Max Planck Lecture Series: Prof. Ugo Panizza delivered the first lecture of the Max Planck Lecture Series on Sovereign Debt

Prof. Ugo Panizza opened the Max Planck Lecture Series on Sovereign Debt. His lecture raised a stimulating discussion on the law and economics of sovereign debt and default.