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14 Dec 2009, 8:47 am by Bob Lawless
An annual number of bankruptcies somewhere or around or just above 1.7 million bankruptcies is thus a fair estimate for 2010.Some readers might wonder why I have not said much about the effects of the U.S. economy on bankruptcy filing rates. [read post]
7 Jan 2011, 5:11 am by Bob Lawless
Bankruptcy filings are not a bellwether indicator of the economy's health. [read post]
20 Mar 2007, 9:32 pm
Based on household income and an ability to repay, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy is the most effective way to stop foreclosure proceedings. [read post]
22 Aug 2007, 12:48 am
" He has also commented that the three most serious economic issues remain "the effects of increased energy, raw material, and labor costs; the effects of monetary policy tightening by the Federal Reserve in 2004-2006; and the 'decimated' housing market and its effects on consumers and businesses. [read post]
2 Apr 2010, 10:39 am by Bob Lawless
The bankruptcy filing rate has been going up, which is hardly a sign of a robust economy. [read post]
22 Apr 2013, 8:13 pm by Cynthia Marcotte Stamer
Bad economic times, and not health care reform, account for the record slowdown in U.S. health care spending, according to a new Kaiser Family Foundation study, Assessing the Effects of the Economy on the Recent Slowdown in Health Spending (Study). [read post]
3 Mar 2008, 8:11 pm
Although Congress tried to restrict access to the bankruptcy courthouse, the upward trend indicates that consumers are still hurting financially. [read post]
25 Aug 2016, 7:21 am by
“Getting narrow” is more important than ever as, in all aspects of today’s economy, consumers are trending toward specialization. [read post]
13 Jan 2011, 10:30 am by Craig Robins
This high number of filings represents the most bankruptcy proceedings we’ve seen since the two million figure in 2005 when consumers rushed to file before a stricter set of new bankruptcy laws took effect.  [read post]
13 Dec 2010, 3:47 am by Bob Lawless
Declining bankruptcy rates are hardly bad news, but they are also not the sine qua non of an improved economy. [read post]
14 Sep 2015, 10:38 am by Kent Scheidegger
  Those effects fall most harshly on the direct victims of crime, but the economy as a whole is also a victim. [read post]
21 Dec 2010, 6:51 am by admin
With liquidation off the table, the effectiveness of state bankruptcy would depend a great deal on the state’s willingness to play hardball with its creditors.   [read post]
3 Apr 2007, 7:00 am
To be fair, the "decline of stigma" folks seem to suggest that there is nothing other than shamelessness driving the upward trend in bankruptcy filings:  "After all, look how great the overall economy has been. [read post]
14 Mar 2018, 6:44 pm by Nate Nead
Over the last year, the Virtual Data Room (VDR) industry continued to grow rapidly, in line with its historical trend of faster-paced revenue growth than the overall economy. [read post]
7 Dec 2016, 2:00 am by Jared Correia
While the report does address business seasonality, it does not address intake trends over years, which would affect bankruptcy claims, for example, since those tend to ebb and flow along with the economy. [read post]