Housing Finance Emerges. What Now?

Pollock, Alex J.
July 2012
American Banker;7/5/2012, Vol. 177 Issue 103, p8
Trade Publication
The article presents the author's opinion that U.S. housing finance is a market that intertwines government and politics and it will become less effective and more expensive because of government intervention and procyclical regulation. The insolvency of housing finance agencies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac where mortgage credit risk is concentrated is discussed as well as the real estate bubble.


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