Harmonising Restructuring Frameworks: Top-down, Bottom-up, or both?

Eugenio Vaccari, David Ehmke

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This paper focuses on the harmonisation narrative of the European insolvency law. It provides an analysis of alternative approaches, notably top-down regulation and bottom-up competition, geared towards supporting the convergence of insolvency and restructuring laws across the Member States. Its focus is on recent changes in the restructuring law of England and Germany.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInsolvency Law: Back to the Future
PublisherINSOL Europe
Number of pages120
Publication statusPublished - 2022


  • insolvency
  • restructuring
  • executory contracts
  • harmonisation
  • Germany
  • England
  • cross-class cram-down

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