The Resource Bankruptcy, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Bankruptcy, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Label
Bankruptcy
Title
Bankruptcy
Statement of responsibility
Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume of Opposing Viewpoints: Bankruptcy examines bankruptcy in the current post-2005 reform environment in chapters titled "Is It Wrong To File For Bankruptcy?, " "How Should Different Types of Debt Be Dealt With in Bankruptcy?, " "What are Issues Facing Cities That Declare Bankruptcy?, " and "When Are Government Bailouts Preferable to Bankruptcy?" The contributors debate many of the issues surrounding bankruptcy and discuss weaknesses in the current bankruptcy system and possible future reforms
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
332.7/50973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG3766
LC item number
.B24 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Berlatsky, Noah
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
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Bankruptcy
Label
Bankruptcy, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 41, 78, 104, 152, 161-163), organizations to contact (pages 155-160), and index (pages 164-175)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Leonora Gorelik
  • How should different types of debt be dealt with in bankruptcy?
  • Congress needs to change bankruptcy laws to apply to student loans
  • Devon Merling
  • Bankruptcy may discharge student loans in some cases
  • Isaac Bowers
  • Judges should be allowed to reorganize mortgages in bankruptcy
  • Dean Baker
  • Judges should not be allowed to reorganize mortgages in bankruptcy
  • Todd J. Zywicki
  • Is it wrong to file for bankruptcy?
  • The Affordable Care Act reduces the threat of bankruptcy due to medical bills
  • Matthew Stein
  • Will Obamacare end medical bankruptcies? Probably not.
  • Sarah Kliff
  • What are issues facing cities that declare bankruptcy?
  • RPT-Stockton sales tax plan set to end bankruptcy, pensions spared
  • Jim Christie
  • Cities must confront public pensions to solve fiscal problems
  • Roger Berkowitz
  • Vallejo, Calif., once bankrupt, is now a model for cities in an age of austerity
  • Bankruptcy is a way to reduce the immorality of debt
  • Ariana Eunjung Cha
  • Once bankrupt, Vallejo still can't afford its pricey pensions
  • Melanie Hicken
  • When are government bailouts preferable to bankruptcy?
  • Bankruptcy, not government bailouts, would have been best for the auto industry
  • Daniel J. Ikenson
  • In Michigan, will Romney regret opposing auto bailout?
  • Andy Sullivan
  • Lehman recovery seen as justifying $2 billion bankruptcy
  • Erik Larson
  • Charles Hugh Smith
  • The government should have bailed Lehman out of bankruptcy
  • Peter J. Wallison
  • The profitable bailout? Inside the real costs of the saving AIG and Wall Street
  • James Kwak
  • Bankruptcy is always preferable to government bailout
  • Norbert J. Michel
  • Bankruptcy causes serious problems and should be a last resort
  • Paul Ritz
  • Bankruptcy should be an emotional and financial relief, not a traumatic experience
  • Joe Fulwiler
  • Filing for bankruptcy in your twenties may improve your finances
Control code
ocn885224780
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9780737772449
Lccn
2014041205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1708474
  • (OCoLC)885224780
Label
Bankruptcy, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 41, 78, 104, 152, 161-163), organizations to contact (pages 155-160), and index (pages 164-175)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Leonora Gorelik
  • How should different types of debt be dealt with in bankruptcy?
  • Congress needs to change bankruptcy laws to apply to student loans
  • Devon Merling
  • Bankruptcy may discharge student loans in some cases
  • Isaac Bowers
  • Judges should be allowed to reorganize mortgages in bankruptcy
  • Dean Baker
  • Judges should not be allowed to reorganize mortgages in bankruptcy
  • Todd J. Zywicki
  • Is it wrong to file for bankruptcy?
  • The Affordable Care Act reduces the threat of bankruptcy due to medical bills
  • Matthew Stein
  • Will Obamacare end medical bankruptcies? Probably not.
  • Sarah Kliff
  • What are issues facing cities that declare bankruptcy?
  • RPT-Stockton sales tax plan set to end bankruptcy, pensions spared
  • Jim Christie
  • Cities must confront public pensions to solve fiscal problems
  • Roger Berkowitz
  • Vallejo, Calif., once bankrupt, is now a model for cities in an age of austerity
  • Bankruptcy is a way to reduce the immorality of debt
  • Ariana Eunjung Cha
  • Once bankrupt, Vallejo still can't afford its pricey pensions
  • Melanie Hicken
  • When are government bailouts preferable to bankruptcy?
  • Bankruptcy, not government bailouts, would have been best for the auto industry
  • Daniel J. Ikenson
  • In Michigan, will Romney regret opposing auto bailout?
  • Andy Sullivan
  • Lehman recovery seen as justifying $2 billion bankruptcy
  • Erik Larson
  • Charles Hugh Smith
  • The government should have bailed Lehman out of bankruptcy
  • Peter J. Wallison
  • The profitable bailout? Inside the real costs of the saving AIG and Wall Street
  • James Kwak
  • Bankruptcy is always preferable to government bailout
  • Norbert J. Michel
  • Bankruptcy causes serious problems and should be a last resort
  • Paul Ritz
  • Bankruptcy should be an emotional and financial relief, not a traumatic experience
  • Joe Fulwiler
  • Filing for bankruptcy in your twenties may improve your finances
Control code
ocn885224780
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9780737772449
Lccn
2014041205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1708474
  • (OCoLC)885224780

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