Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Law Commons

Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Series

Columbia Law School

Bankruptcy Law

1986

Articles 1 - 1 of 1

Full-Text Articles in Law

Through Bankruptcy With The Creditors' Bargain Heuristic, Robert E. Scott Jan 1986

Through Bankruptcy With The Creditors' Bargain Heuristic, Robert E. Scott

Faculty Scholarship

It is a commonplace, but nonetheless true: the study of bankruptcy has attained a new respectability in American law schools. After years of modest enrollments and few genuine scholarly contributions, bankruptcy courses are now fully subscribed and many young academics are turning their attention to the technical complexities and conceptual underpinnings of modern bankruptcy law. A number of factors contribute to this new-found glamour. Most obviously, the enactment of the new Bankruptcy Code has fueled scholarly interest in reporting its modifications and changes and in exploring its theoretical unity. Simultaneously, there has been increasing resort to the bankruptcy process to ...