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.... with a credit card penetration rate of less than one per cent of personal expenditure on consumption, at least partially illustrates ... a general formula has been developed to calculate the approximate number of man-hours needed for a bankruptcy case: ... 85 Visa International Asia-Pacific, Changing the Way We Pay : A Report on the Development of Payment Industry in Asia-Pacific Region ( Singapore, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Consumer Bankruptcy in Global Perspective|
|Author||:||Johanna Niemi, Iain Ramsay, William C Whitford|
|Publisher||:||Bloomsbury Publishing - 2003-11-27|