Assessing Risks and Potential Benefits of GSE Seizure

Sloan, Steven; Kaper, Stacy
September 2008
American Banker;9/12/2008, Vol. 173 Issue 177, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses the potential impact which the seizure of the companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may have on taxpayers. Risks which are discussed in the article include the tying up of taxpayers' money for up to 30 years. The impact which the housing market may have on the actions taken by the U.S. government is discussed.


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