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Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Communities and Banking
A look at household bankruptcies
Mamie Marcuss
Abstract

In recent years, a record number of U.S. households have declared bankruptcy. This article explores the possible causes and potential effects of the rising rate of insolvent households.


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Mamie Marcuss, "A look at household bankruptcies" , Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Communities and Banking, issue Spr, pages 15-20, 2004.
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Keywords: Bankruptcy ; Finance; Personal
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