National and regional trends in business bankruptcies, 1980-2005 - ARCHIVED

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The number and rate of bankruptcies have fallen steadily since the mid-1990s. However, the liabilities from these failures have trended up, implying that more large firms are going bankrupt. There has been a marked narrowing of regional differences in bankruptcy rates.

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Author(s): Lecavalier, Cindy
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