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Causes of personal bankruptcies

H. Lee Mathews

Causes of personal bankruptcies

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Published by Bureau of Business Research, Ohio State University in Columbus .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Bankruptcy -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [109]-111.

      Statementby H. Lee Mathews.
      SeriesOhio State University. Bureau of Business Research monograph, no. 133
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3766 .M34
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 111 p.
      Number of Pages111
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4697615M
      LC Control Number77631544


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