Anna Gelpern

Nonresident Senior Fellow

Anna Gelpern, nonresident senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, is professor of law and Anne Fleming Research Professor at Georgetown University Law Center. She writes about financial integration, government debt, and regulation, and coauthored the leading law textbook on international finance. She has contributed to international initiatives on financial reform and sovereign borrowing, most recently as an expert for the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

She has held faculty appointments at the American University Washington College of Law, Rutgers School of Law–Newark, and the Rutgers University Division of Global Affairs, and visiting appointments at Harvard Law School and University of Pennsylvania School of Law. She was an International Affairs Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, served in legal and policy positions at the US Treasury Department, and practiced with Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton in New York and London.

She earned an AB from Princeton University, a JD from Harvard Law School, and an MSc from the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Recent Content

Past Event

Barry Eichengreen (University of California, Berkeley), Anna Gelpern (PIIE), Maya MacGuineas (Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget) and Peter Orszag (CEO of Financial Advisory, Lazard; Board Member, PIIE)

September 17, 2021
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Anna Gelpern (PIIE), Sebastian Horn (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), Scott Morris (Center for Global Development), Brad Parks (AidData; Center for Global Development) and Christoph Trebesch (University of Kiel; Kiel Institute for the World Economy)

June 1, 2021
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Anna Gelpern (PIIE), Sebastian Horn (Kiel Institute for the World Economy), Scott Morris (Center for Global Development), Brad Parks (AidData; Center for Global Development) and Christoph Trebesch (University of Kiel; Kiel Institute for the World Economy)

May 2021
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Nicolas Véron (PIIE), Fernando Restoy (Bank for International Settlements) and Anna Gelpern (PIIE; Georgetown University Law Center)

March 11, 2021