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Payments Bibliography

Welcome to the Payment Cards Center's Consumer Credit and Payments Online Bibliography. This bibliographical listing is the result of recent searches conducted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia's Payment Cards Center, Research Department, and Library and Research Center. Its purpose is to provide researchers and interested parties with a searchable bibliography of academic articles, books, reports, and publications related to consumer credit and payments.

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  • The views expressed in these papers are those of their respective authors and are not necessarily reflective of the views of the Payments Cards Center, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, or the Federal Reserve System.

Publication Types

Annual Review: Generally data oriented reports published on an annual or periodic basis.

Article in a Journal: Paper or article in an academic journal.

Book: Books, textbooks, including chapters or articles within books or textbooks.

Discussion Paper: Nonacademic research analyses, conference summaries and proceedings.

Dissertation: Dissertations for Ph.D., or master thesis.

Federal Reserve Publication: Any publication published by the FRS that is not designated as a working or discussion paper.

Specialized Report: Reports issued by governmental agencies, consulting organizations, or financial institutions on specialized topics.

Working Paper: Research papers from university, banking, regulatory, or research entities not yet published by journals.