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Journal Article
Converging household debt ratios of four industrial countries

Quarterly Review , Volume 12 , Issue Win

Journal Article
Housing finance and the transmission of monetary policy

Quarterly Review , Volume 15 , Issue Sum

Housing finance and the transmission mechanism of monetary policy

Research Paper , Paper 9008

The national and regional economic outlook

Remarks at the University at Albany, Albany, New York.
Speech , Paper 70

Housing and the economic recovery

Remarks at the New Jersey Bankers Association Economic Forum, Iselin, New Jersey.
Speech , Paper 73

Opening remarks at the Distressed Residential Real Estate: Dimensions, Impacts, and Remedies Conference

Opening Remarks at the Distressed Residential Real Estate: Dimensions, Impacts, and Remedies Conference, New York City.
Speech , Paper 88

Testimony on housing finance reform: essential elements of a government guarantee for mortgage-backed securities

Testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, Washington, D.C.
Speech , Paper 122

Discussion Paper
The affordable housing shortage: considering the problem, causes and solutions

Many observers claim that we are in the midst of an affordable housing shortage or, even worse, an affordable housing crisis. The primary concern is that too many households live in unaffordable rental units. We hope to clarify the current debate by first measuring the size of the problem, then diagnosing its underlying causes and, finally, discussing treatments that policymakers should consider. While our review is hardly exhaustive, we conclude that a shortage of income is largely behind the housing affordability problem despite the current focus on housing. Policymakers should recognize ...
Banking and Policy Studies , Paper 2-02

Working Paper
Mortgage contracts and housing tenure decisions

In this paper, we analyze various mortgage contracts and their implications for housing tenure and investment decisions using a model with heterogeneous consumers and liquidity constraints. We find that different types of mortgage contracts influence these decisions through three dimensions: the downpayment constraint, the payment schedule, and the amortization schedule. Contracts with lower downpayment requirements allow younger and lower income households to enter the housing market earlier. Mortgage contracts with increasing payment schedules increase the participation of first-time ...
Working Papers , Paper 2007-040



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