When it pays to be honest: How a variable period of good conduct can improve incentives in personal bankruptcy proceedings
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Volume (Year): 22 (2006)
Issue (Month): 3 (November)
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Consumer bankruptcy; Debt discharge; Bankruptcy reform act; Moral hazard; Law & economics;
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