"The present PTD lays the first stone in a PhD-level inquiry into"The Impact of International Economic Law on the Management and Resolution of Financial Crises". Specifically, Section A briefly introduces and outlines the proposed research, whereas section B provides a tentative write-up of chapters 1-2 of the intended PhD thesis. Section C follows with an indicative list of authorities, reflecting sources cited in chapters 1-2 or to be consulted at a later stage."