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When states go broke : the origins, context, and solutions for the American states in fiscal crisis

Title
When states go broke : the origins, context, and solutions for the American states in fiscal crisis / edited by Peter Conti-Brown, David A. Skeel, Jr.
ISBN
9781107023178 (hardback)
1107023173 (hardback)
Published
Cambridge, [U.K.] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2012.
Physical Description
xiii, 325 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
July 09, 2012
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Fiscal constitutions and fiscal crises : a history / Isabel Rodriguez-Tejedo, John Wallis
Obligations without the power to fund them : the origins, consequences, and possible solution to the fiscal crisis of the states / Damon Silvers
Public pension pressures in the United States / Olivia Mitchell
Structural challenges in state budgeting / Josh Barro
What states can learn from municipal insolvency / Clayton Gillette
Market discipline and U.S. federalism / Jonathan Rodden
American states and sovereign debt restructuring : lessons and cautionary tales / Adam Feibelman
State bankruptcy from the ground up / David Skeel
Fiscal federalism and the limits of bankruptcy / Adam Levitin
Extending bankruptcy law to states : is it constitutional? / Michael McConnell
Bankruptcy for the states and by the states / George Triantis
Labor and the states' fiscal problems : not the problem but perhaps part of the solution / Catherine Fisk, Brian Olney.
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