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.One of the most interesting developments in recent years is the increasing public access to credit scores and the assumptions on ... And there is a whole industry devoted to a#39;credit repaira#39; for those with problem files. ... BANKRUPTCY AND THE REGULATION OF CREDIT CARD USE In both Canada and the US the rise in the anbsp;...
|Title||:||Consumer Bankruptcy in Global Perspective|
|Author||:||Johanna Niemi, Iain Ramsay, William C Whitford|
|Publisher||:||Bloomsbury Publishing - 2003-11-27|