COVID-19: Why restructuring Argentina’s debt is so significant

A woman wearing a protective face mask cleans outside her house, as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in Buenos Aires, Argentina May 8, 2020. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian - RC2MKG9MGL29

Making debt repayments more affordable will help with the global recovery. Image: REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

Joseph E. Stiglitz
Professor, Columbia University
Edmund S. Phelps
Director, The Center on Capitalism and Society, Columbia University
Carmen M. Reinhart
Minos A. Zombanakis Professor of the International Financial System, Harvard Kennedy School of Government
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