Lesson 9: Housing Market Collapse and Foreclosure Tsunami 2008-2012

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September 19, 2016 at 8:00 am  •  Posted in f16-econ491 by  •  0 Comments

Mon, Sep 19

Review:

  • Deregulation and the 2008 Housing Crisis

Presentation:

  • Home Price Index (HPI): Bubble, Bust and Recovery

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Assignment:

  • Prepare for “Trial of the Federal Reserve”
    • Watch final 45 min of Money for Nothing: Inside the Federal Reserve (begin at 1:02)
    • Consider recommendations:
      • Appropriate regulations for Banking industry?
      • Appropriate monetary policy?
  • Read my “Banks are Destroying America’s Neighborhoods” blog posts (2012)

 

 

 

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