The Road to Recovery: Fed's recent white paper report on housing

Nash-Stacey, Boyd
January 2012
Caribbean Business;1/19/2012, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p13
The article reports on the white paper published by the Federal Housing Administration which outlines its view of the housing market and considered a set of policies centered on slowing foreclosures and expanding access to credit in the U.S.


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