Home Subscribe Login Contact Us Search Journal Articles PFM RSS Feed

PFM Articles Search Journal Articles

Introduction: Through The Complexity of Bankruptcy in Local Governments

PFM, Vol. 14 No. 1, (2014)

Local governments’ fiscal distress is a complex and multidimensional process. The causes behind jurisdictions that fall into bankruptcy are varied and no simple linear relationship exists. Given the complex nature behind municipal bankruptcy, it is natural to ask questions about the policy rationale that underlines the bankruptcy process. Bankruptcy in local governments remains under the spotlight of practitioners and academics and this special issue contributes to the discussion.

Subscribers: Login to read this article

Guests: Subscribe to PFM, or purchase individual article access for $10.
The article is not available for automatic download. We will email the article to you as a PDF file upon receiving your payment, typically within 24 hours.