Municipalities in Distress? How States and Investors Deal with Local Government Financial Emergencies

The second edition of Chapman’s book, "Municipalities in Distress? How States and Investors Deal with Local Government Financial Emergencies," is now available on Amazon.com.

Senate Committee Judiciary Hearing on Puerto Rico

At the request of the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Jim Spiotto submitted a written statement for the Committee's hearing on Puerto Rico's fiscal issues. Download Jim's statement to the Committee.. 

Primer on Municipal Debt Adjustment

Chapman's "Primer on Municipal Debt Adjustment" provides an overview of Chapter 9 bankruptcy and other issues concerning financially distressed municipalities. Download a copy of the primer.

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