Journal Article

What to Do about Fannie and Freddie: A Primer on Housing Finance Reform

Abstract: Policymakers face several issues in reforming the current system of mortgage finance toward one in which the government plays a less direct role.

Keywords: Fannie Mae; Freddie Mac; Mortgage finance; Housing; Residential markets;

JEL Classification: G21;

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Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

Part of Series: Economic Review

Volume: v. 105

Issue: no.2

Pages: 5-29