Consumer Bankruptcy and over-indebtedness is an emerging field throughout the world. This book provides a comparative appraisal of global developments in this area. It is one of the first book length publications focusing on comparative consumer bankruptcy and over-indebtedness. It combines theoretical and empirical studies of bankruptcy regimes and consumer credit in civilian and common law jurisdictions as well as exploring current reform trends. The book will be of interest to academics, policymakers and law reformers as well as to practitioners.... several Parliamentarians raised concerns about easy access to credit cards, and its relationship to bankruptcy and over-indebtedness. The following quotations provide a flavour of these concerns: These days, [credit cards] Is are enablinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Consumer Bankruptcy in Global Perspective|
|Author||:||Johanna Niemi, Iain Ramsay, William C Whitford|
|Publisher||:||Bloomsbury Publishing - 2003-11-27|