The Resource Alternative lending, Amanda Hiber, book editor

Alternative lending, Amanda Hiber, book editor

Label
Alternative lending
Title
Alternative lending
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Hiber, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discussions of alternative lending such as payday lending, peer-to-peer lending and microloans and the impacts on citizens
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
332.2
Index
index present
LC call number
HG3701
LC item number
.A298 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hiber, Amanda
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Loans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Alternative lending, Amanda Hiber, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 188-191) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. How does alternative lending compare to traditional lending? -- Nontraditional lending offers viable alternatives to traditional lending / Kathy Chu -- Alternative lending is riskier than traditional lending / Anthony DiSimone and Jason Perri -- Alternative mortgage loans are riskier than traditional mortgages / Kirstin Downey -- Traditional lending should be as accessible as alternative lending / William J. Clinton and Arnold Schwarzenegger -- pt. 2. Is payday lending a beneficial alternative to traditional lending? -- Payday lending provides opportunities for borrowers / Economist -- Payday lending traps borrowers in a cycle of debt / Center for Responsible Lending -- Payday lenders target the military / Mike Woelflein -- Payday lenders target the elderly and disabled / Ellen E. Schultz and Theo Francis -- The government should protect citizens from predatory payday lenders / Alexander Bartik [and others] -- The government should allow citizens the choice to use payday lenders / George Leef -- pt. 3. Is peer-to-peer lending an effective alternative to traditional lending? -- Peer-to-peer lending offers small business owners a beneficial alternative to banks / John Tozzi -- Peer-to-peer lending offers citizens the chance to help others / Laura Vanderkam -- Peer-to-peer lending is often not beneficial for lenders / Michelle Singletary -- Peer-to-peer lending sites can self regulate / Stacy Teicher Khadaroo -- Government oversight of peer-to-peer lending is not necessarily negative / Eileen Ambrose -- pt. 4. Does microlending help the poor? -- Microloan programs help the poor achieve self-sufficiency / Muhammad Yunus -- Microcredit has a limited capacity for ending global poverty / Robert Pollin -- Microloans do not encourage the economic growth that developing countries need / James Surowiecki -- Microloans empower poor women and enhance gender equity / Zarina Geloo -- Microloans do not necessarily enhance gender equity / Susan F. Feiner and Drucilla K. Barker -- Microlending in Mexico enables poor citizens to stay in their home country / Lourdes Medrano -- Microlending in Mexico makes many poor citizens even poorer / Keith Epstein and Geri Smith
Control code
ocn441154100
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
202 pages
Isbn
9780737747546
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009046721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)441154100
Label
Alternative lending, Amanda Hiber, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 188-191) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. How does alternative lending compare to traditional lending? -- Nontraditional lending offers viable alternatives to traditional lending / Kathy Chu -- Alternative lending is riskier than traditional lending / Anthony DiSimone and Jason Perri -- Alternative mortgage loans are riskier than traditional mortgages / Kirstin Downey -- Traditional lending should be as accessible as alternative lending / William J. Clinton and Arnold Schwarzenegger -- pt. 2. Is payday lending a beneficial alternative to traditional lending? -- Payday lending provides opportunities for borrowers / Economist -- Payday lending traps borrowers in a cycle of debt / Center for Responsible Lending -- Payday lenders target the military / Mike Woelflein -- Payday lenders target the elderly and disabled / Ellen E. Schultz and Theo Francis -- The government should protect citizens from predatory payday lenders / Alexander Bartik [and others] -- The government should allow citizens the choice to use payday lenders / George Leef -- pt. 3. Is peer-to-peer lending an effective alternative to traditional lending? -- Peer-to-peer lending offers small business owners a beneficial alternative to banks / John Tozzi -- Peer-to-peer lending offers citizens the chance to help others / Laura Vanderkam -- Peer-to-peer lending is often not beneficial for lenders / Michelle Singletary -- Peer-to-peer lending sites can self regulate / Stacy Teicher Khadaroo -- Government oversight of peer-to-peer lending is not necessarily negative / Eileen Ambrose -- pt. 4. Does microlending help the poor? -- Microloan programs help the poor achieve self-sufficiency / Muhammad Yunus -- Microcredit has a limited capacity for ending global poverty / Robert Pollin -- Microloans do not encourage the economic growth that developing countries need / James Surowiecki -- Microloans empower poor women and enhance gender equity / Zarina Geloo -- Microloans do not necessarily enhance gender equity / Susan F. Feiner and Drucilla K. Barker -- Microlending in Mexico enables poor citizens to stay in their home country / Lourdes Medrano -- Microlending in Mexico makes many poor citizens even poorer / Keith Epstein and Geri Smith
Control code
ocn441154100
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
202 pages
Isbn
9780737747546
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009046721
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)441154100

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