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Mark L. J. Wright

Senior Vice President (July 2022)


BA Economics
University of Sydney, Australia

MA Economics
University of Chicago

PhD Economics
University of Chicago

Contact Info

Fax: (314) 444-8731

Research Division
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
P.O. Box 442
St. Louis, MO 63166-0442

Mark L. J. Wright

Senior Vice President (July 2022)

Other Publications

"The Seniority Structure of Sovereign Debt"
with  Matthias Schlegl and  Christoph Trebesch
National Bureau of Economic RTesearch, May 2019.

"Strategic Behaviour in Sovereign Debt Restructuring: Impact and Policy Responses"
with  Rohan Pitchford
in Joseph E. Stiglitz and Daniel Heymann, ed., Life After Debt
, 2014, Chapter 3, pp. 179-190

"GDP-Indexed Bonds: A Tool to Reduce Macroeconomic Risk?"
with  Guido Sandleris
in Morten Bailing, Ernest Gnan, Johannes Holler, ed., The Future of Sovereign Borrowings in Europe
SUERF Study 2013/5, 2014, Chapter 8, pp. 101-118

"The Theory of Sovereign Debt and Default"
in Gerard Caprio, ed., Encyclopedia of Safeguarding Global Financial Stability
, 2013, Vol. 2, pp. 187-193

"Restructuring Sovereign Debts with Private Sector Creditors: Theory and Practice"
in Carlos A. Primo Braga and Gallina A. Vincelette, ed., Sovereign Debt and the Financial Crisis: Will This Time Be Different?
World Bank, 2011, pp. 295-315

"Sovereign Theft: Theory and Evidence about Sovereign Default and Expropriation"
with  Michael Tomz
in William Hogan and Federico Sturzenegger, ed., The Natural Resources Trap: Private Investment without Public Commitment
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2010, pp. 69-110

"Firm Size Dynamics in the Aggregate Economy"
with  Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
National Bureau of Economic Research, April 2005.