Book 1

Home credit market investigation

Home credit market investigation

The Stationery Office. 2007

This report examines the supply of home credit in the UK. The Commission found, that most home credit loans are for relatively small sums paid in cash, usually less than £500, with the vast majority of home credit lending done by companies which engage agents to visit customers' homes to collect repayments, or assess credit worthiness' and make loans. The Commission has only investigated legitimate licensed businesses, and the state of competition in home credit, which should be...

Consumer Law and Policy

Consumer Law and Policy

Hart Publishing. 2007

This revised edition takes into account the development in consumer law and policy while maintaining much of the structure of the earlier edition.

Review of Credit Union Tax Exemption

Review of Credit Union Tax Exemption

Indianapolis Monthly

Indianapolis Monthly

Indianapolis Monthly is the Circle City’s essential chronicle and guide, an indispensable authority on what’s new and what’s news. Through coverage of politics, crime, dining, style, business, sports, and arts and entertainment, each issue offers compelling narrative stories and lively, urbane coverage of Indy’s cultural landscape.

Capitalism without Capital

Capitalism without Capital

Princeton University Press. 2017

The first comprehensive account of the growing dominance of the intangible economy Early in the twenty-first century, a quiet revolution occurred. For the first time, the major developed economies began to invest more in intangible assets, like design, branding, R&D, and software, than in tangible assets, like machinery, buildings, and computers. For all sorts of businesses, from tech firms and pharma companies to coffee shops and gyms, the ability to deploy assets that one can neither see...