Journal Article Policymakers Have Priorities Crossed on Private Capital for Housing
Jim Parrott, Mark M. Zandi
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If you have gotten a mortgage lately, the odds are good that it is backed by taxpayers. Indeed, the government supports nearly nine out of 10 loans made today. Few think this is a good situation, but addressing it will be more difficult than simply getting the government out of the way, as many assume.
Research Areas Housing finance
Policy Centers Housing Finance Policy Center