Social Cohesion and International Law

Updated: about 1 month ago
Deadline: 15 Jun 2024

18 May 2024
Job Information
Organisation/Company

Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza - PRIN
Research Field

Juridical sciences » International law
Researcher Profile

Recognised Researcher (R2)
Leading Researcher (R4)
First Stage Researcher (R1)
Established Researcher (R3)
Country

Italy
Application Deadline

15 Jun 2024 - 23:59 (UTC)
Type of Contract

To be defined
Job Status

Not Applicable
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?

No

Offer Description

Sovereign debt contracted by a State, either with other sovereign entities or with natural
or legal persons (investors), may have a two-sided implication. It is an essential tool for
financing public policies but also a major obstacle for future generations to freely
determine their own economic and social choices. This effect can occur where public
debt soars and produces an irredeemable impoverishment, in the debtor state and in
the global economic system. The relevant literature has identified three categories of
sovereign debt. Odious debt. This is a debt contracted by the government of a State to
control or repress political dissent, to violate human rights, to enter a war of aggression,
or for corruption or personal enrichment. Paradoxically, the people of that State will be
called to pay the costs for political courses conceived of, and implemented, to its
detriment. Global South debt. Such debt is not necessarily odious...


Requirements
Additional Information
Eligibility criteria

Eligible destination country/ies for fellows:

  • Italy

Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residence:

  • EUROPE

Eligibility of fellows: nationality/ies:

  • EUROPE

Website for additional job details

http://www.uniroma1.it

Work Location(s)
Number of offers available
1
Company/Institute
Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza - PRIN
Country
Italy
Geofield


Where to apply
Website

http://www.uniroma1.it

Contact
City

ROMA
Website

http://www.uniroma1.it

STATUS: EXPIRED

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