List of figures and tables
List of contributors
1 Introduction: Financing prosperity by dealing with debt
PART I Rethinking debt obligations
2 Building democracy through challenging financialisation – a citizen debt audit of local government bank loans
3 “Forgive us our debts”: lending, borrowing and debt forgiveness in Christian perspective.
4 Credit Unions in the UK: Promoting Saving and Dealing with Debt
Martin Groombridge, in conversation with Amy Horton and Christopher Harker
PART II Rewriting the rules
5 Could We Stop Worrying and Learn to Love Bankruptcy?
6 Debt relief can finance prosperity – making the case for reducing the repayment burden on households
7 Mortgage debt and the housing affordability crisis
PART III Retaking the economy
8 Bank Job – Debt, art, activism and community power
Hilary Powell and Daniel Edelstyn
9 Money Advice and Education: Creating community endurance and prosperity
Christopher Harker and Jerry During
10 The energy transition, indebtedness and alternatives
11 Conclusion: Transitioning to caring economies: What place for debt?
Format: Open Access PDF
3 B&W illustrations
Copyright: © 2022
Publication: June 14, 2022
Series: Global Prosperity in Thought and Practice