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City of Debtors

A Century of Fringe Finance

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$45.00 • £32.95 • €40.50

ISBN 9780674976238

Publication: January 2018

Text

376 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

1 table

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  • Introduction
  • 1. Lending in the Shadow of the Law
  • 2. From Loan Sharks to Licensed Lenders
  • 3. New Threats to an Old Deal
  • 4. Bringing Sales Finance under Law
  • 5. The Problem of the Food Freezer Plan
  • 6. Due Process in Debt Collection
  • 7. Financial Federalism
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix: Annotated Timeline of Major Legislation and Rules
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index