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Well worth saving : how the New Deal safeguarded home ownership /

Main Author: Fishback, Price Van Meter.
Other Authors: Rose, Jonathan Derek., Snowden, Kenneth A.
Format: Online Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2013.
Series:Markets and governments in economic history.
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Online Access:EBSCOhost
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • The patchwork mortgage market in the 1920s
  • The mortgage crisis
  • Pressures for government action
  • The economic rationale for the HOLC
  • An HOLC primer
  • The lenders' good deal
  • The borrowers' good deal
  • Repairing mortgage and housing markets
  • The cost to taxpayers and subsidies to the housing market
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix:
  • Walking through the analysis of the impact of the HOLC.