Subprime Facts: What (We Think) We Know about the Subprime Crisis and What We Don't

Foote, Chrisopher L.; Gerardi, Kristopher; Goette, Lorenz; Willen, Paul S.
January 2008
Research Review;Jan-Jun2008, Issue 9, p6
Academic Journal
The article presents key findings by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston in a study of the foreclosure wave which began in 2006 and triggered by problems in subprime mortgages. Using the dataset supplied by the Warren Group, foreclosure deeds from 1989 through 2006 are presented, with the dataset complemented by information from two separate datasets of FirstAmerican LoanPerformance (LP).


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