Financial Stress and Farm Bankruptcies in U . S . Agriculture

  title={Financial Stress and Farm Bankruptcies in U . S . Agriculture},
  author={Robert Dinterman},
  • Robert Dinterman
  • Published 2018
Purpose: We evaluate farm financial stress within the U.S. over the past twenty years and the agricultural and economic factors which have impacted farm businesses. We further evaluate the effect of the 2005 Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act (BAPCPA) on farm financial stress. In particular, Chapter 12 bankruptcies -which can only be… CONTINUE READING