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Title The future of housing finance : restructuring the U.S. residential mortgage market / Martin Neil Baily, editor

Publ Info Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2011]
2011
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2011]
2011
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 RWU Main Library  HG2040.5.U5 F88 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  HG2040.5.U5 F88 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 212 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Preface -- 1. The federal role in housing finance : principal issues and policy proposals / Douglas J. Elliott -- 2. The cycle in home building / Alan Greenspan -- 3. Toward a three-tier market for U.S. home mortgages / Robert C. Pozen -- 4. Government's role in the housing finance system : where do we go from here? / Karen Dynan and Ted Gayer -- 5. Eliminating the GSEs as part of comprehensive housing finance reform / Peter J. Wallison -- 6. Catastrophic mortgage insurance and the reform of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac / Diana Hancock and Wayne Passmore -- 7. The economics of housing finance reform / David Scharfstein and Adi Sunderam
Note "Evaluates the options open to policymakers as they reassess the federal government's role in the U.S. residential mortgage market and consider a new system that reduces risk in mortgage lending, maintains a limited government role, and gradually removes the government-sponsored enterprises (Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac) from the mortgage market"--Provided by publisher
LC subject Mortgage loans -- Government policy -- United States
Housing -- United States -- Finance
Federal National Mortgage Association
Freddie Mac (Firm)
Add Author Baily, Martin Neil
Alt Title Restructuring the U.S. residential mortgage market
ISBN 9780815722083 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0815722087 (pbk. : alk. paper)