vi, 378 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
The economics of consumer credit demand and supply / Giuseppe Bertola, Richard Disney, Charles Grant Consumer credit markets in the United States and Europe / Nicola Jentzsch, Ampara San José Riestra Household debt demand and supply: a cross-country comparison / Jonathan N. Crook Regulation, formal and informal enforcement, and the development of the household loan market: lessons from Italy / Luca Casolaro, Leonardo Gambacorta, Luigi Guiso Housing wealth and the accumulation of financial debt: evidence from U.K. households / Sarah Bridges, Richard Disney, Andrew Henley Credit cards: facts and theories / Carol C. Bertaut, Michael Haliassos Bankruptcy and consumer behavior: theory and U.S. evidence / Michelle J. White The evolution of the credit counseling industry in the United States / Michael Staten Development and regulation of consumer credit reporting in the United States / Robert M. Hunt The role and effects of credit information sharing / Tullio Jappelli, Marco Pagano.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.