Anne Fleming Research Professor; Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law School
Anne Fleming Research Professor, Professor of Law Georgetown University Law School and a nonresident senior fellow at the Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics. She has published research on government debt, contracts, and regulation of financial institutions and markets. She has co-authored a law textbook on International Finance, and has contributed to international initiatives on financial reform and government debt. She co-directs the Sovereign Debt Forum, a collaboration among Georgetown Law’s Institute of International Economic Law and academic institutions in the United States and Europe, dedicated to cutting edge research and capacity building in sovereign debt management.
Before coming to Georgetown, she held full-time appointments at the American University Washington College of Law, Rutgers School of Law-Newark and Rutgers University Division of Global Affairs. She has held visiting appointments at Harvard and Penn law schools. Between 1996 and 2002, Professor Gelpern served in legal and policy positions at the U.S. Treasury Department. Earlier she practiced with Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen &Hamilton in New York and London. Professor Gelpern has taught International Finance, Contracts, Commercial Law, Financial Institutions and International Law. She earned an A.B. from Princeton University, a J.D. from Harvard Law School, and a M.Sc. from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
CACs and Doorknobs
- Anna Gelpern & Jemoin Zettelmeyer
- 15 Caos. Mkts L.J 98-114 (2020) [Gtown Law] [SSRN]
If Boilerplate Could Talk: The Work of Standard Terms in Sovereign Bond Contracts
- Anna Gelpern, Mitu Gulati & Jermoin Zettelmeyer
- 44 Law & SOC INQUIRY 617-646 (2019).
Examining Belt and Road: The Lending Practices of the People’s Republic of China and Impact on the International Debt Architecture: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on National Security, International Development and Monetary Policy.
- Statement of Anna Gelpern
- on Nat’l Sec., Int’l Dev. & Monetary Pol’y of the H. Comm. on Fin. Servs., 117th Cong., May 18, 2021 (CIS-No.: Pending).
Sovereign Debt: A Guide for Economists and Practitioners
- Julianne Ams, Reza Baqir, Anna Gelpern & Christoph Trebesch
- 275-327 (S. Ali Abbas et al. eds., New York: Oxford University Press 2020).
Now That Everyone Is on the Standstill Bandwagon … Where to? Part I – Read More
Now That Everyone Is on the Standstill Bandwagon … Where to? Part II – Read More
“D-DebtCon 2020 Starts in Pretoria Labor Day Monday 9 AM EDT” – Credit Slips, 7 September 2020
Keeping Cosy by the Dumpster Fire: Argentina Reads Its Contracts … Twice … Quel Scandale! – Credit Slips, June 10, 2020
Keeping Cosy by the Dumpster Fire: A Sovereign Debt Series – Credit Slips June 9, 2020
“ECB + CACs: Fig Leaf Aflutter” – Credit Slips, March 25, 2020
“Imagine Riding the Ceteris Pari-bus into the Sunset … in Argentina” – Credit Slips, November 5, 2019