Debt S Dominion

Author: David A. Skeel Jr.
Publisher: Princeton University Press
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As different as twenty-first century America is from the horse-and-buggy era origins of our bankruptcy laws, Skeel shows that the same political factors continue to shape our unique response to financial distress.

The Engine Of Enterprise

Author: Rowena Olegario
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 067491550X
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David Skeel, Debt's Dominion: A History of Bankruptcy Law in America (Princeton
, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2001), pp. 52–54. 173. Bradley Hansen, “The
People's Welfare and the Origins of Corporate Reorganization: The Wabash
Receivership Reconsidered,” Business History Review 74, no. 3 (Autumn 2000):
377–405, pp. 379–382. One party who retained control of the reorganized
railroad was Jay Gould. 174. Tabb, “History of the Bankruptcy Laws,” p. 22;
Tufano, “Business ...

Sovereign Debt

Author: Robert W. Kolb
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
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He is the author of The New Financial Deal (John Wiley & Sons, 2010), Icarus in
the Boardroom: The Fundamental Flaws in Corporate America and Where They
Came From (Oxford, 2005), and Debt's Dominion: A History of Bankruptcy Law in
America (Princeton, 2001), as well as "Redesigning the International Lender of
Last Resort” (Chicago Journal of International Law, 2005, with Patrick Bolton)
and other articles on sovereign debt, bankruptcy, and corporate law. He also has
 ...

When States Go Broke

Author: Peter Conti-Brown
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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There is, however, little consensus on how to fix the perennial problems associated with these challenges. This volume fills an important gap in the dialogue by offering an academic analysis of the many issues broached by these debates.

Ruin And Redemption

Author: Thomas G. W. Telfer
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
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2 See David A. Skeel Jr, Debt's Dominion: A History of Bankruptcy Law in
America (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2001) ch. 1. 3 James Crowe to
Wilfrid Laurier (18 December 1909); Wilfrid Laurier to James Crowe, Erie, PA (21
December 1909) in Laurier Papers (reel C-884, p. 163913). 4 Editorial, “Shall We
Have a Bankruptcy Law?” (1858) 4 UCLJ 2, pp. 3–4; Editorial, “A Bankruptcy Law
Required” (1863) 9 UCLJ 141, pp. 141–2; Editorial, “Colonial Bankruptcy Law” (
1861)7 ...

The Heritage Guide To The Constitution

Author: David F. Forte
Publisher: Regnery Publishing
ISBN: 1621573524
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This interaction between state and federal law guarantees that creditors and
debtors will be treated differently depending on the state that determines their
rights. At the same time, any bankruptcy legislation enacted by Congress must
also be “uniform...throughout the United States.” In Hanover National Bank v.
Moyses (1902) ... Limits of Bankruptcy, 63 Tenn. L. Rev. 487 (1996) David A.
Skeel, Jr., Debt's Dominion: A History of Bankruptcy Law in America (2001)
Charles Jordan Tabb ...

Across The Great Divide

Author: Martin Neil Baily
Publisher: Hoover Institution Press
ISBN: 0817917861
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David A. Skeel Jr. is the S. Samuel Arsht Professor of Corporate Law at the
University of Pennsylvania Law School. He is the author of The New Financial
Deal: Understanding the Dodd-Frank Act and Its (Unintended) Consequences (
Wiley, 2011); Icarus in the Boardroom: The Fundamental Flaws in Corporate
America and Where They Came From (Oxford University Press, 2005); Debt's
Dominion: A History of Bankruptcy Law in America (Princeton University Press,
2001); and ...

Consumer Credit And The American Economy

Author: Thomas A. Durkin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199384967
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Vern Countryman and the Path of Progressive (and Populist) Bankruptcy
Scholarship. Harvard Law Review (February). ——. 2001. Debt's Dominion: A
History of Bankruptcy Law in America. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
Skiba, Paige Marta, and Jeremy Tobacman. 2011. Do Payday Loans Cause
Bankruptcy? Vanderbilt University Law and Economics Research Paper No.
1113. Smith, Adam. 1994 [1776]. The Wealth of Nations. New York: Modern
Library. Smith, James F.

National Journal

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The current congressional debate over bankruptcy reform encompasses a classic
American tug-of-war between creditors ... In his 2001 book, Debt's Dominion: A
History of Bankruptcy Law in America, University of Pennsylvania law professor ...

A History Of American Law

Author: Lawrence Meir Friedman
Publisher: Touchstone
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BANKRUPTCY. Between 1841 and 1867, there was no federal bankruptcy law.
The states filled in with insolvency laws, stay laws, and exemption laws. ... David
A. Skeel Jr., Debt's Dominion: A History of Bankruptcy Law in America (2001) p.