Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, Industry Analysts and Academics
Witnesses testified about business practices and operations at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that eventually led to their takeover by the… read more
Witnesses testified about business practices and operations at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that eventually led to their takeover by the federal government. They focused on risk management practices and warnings to key company executives about the hazards of the subprime mortgage markets and over extension of credit to home buyers. They also talked about the housing industry and its role in the current financial crisis. close
People in this video
- Charles W. Calomiris Professor Columbia University->Financial Institutions
- Arnold Kling Senior Economist (Former) Freddie Mac
- Edward Pinto Chief Credit Officer (Former) Federal National Mortgage Association
- Thomas H. Stanton Fellow Johns Hopkins University->Center for the Study of American Govt.
- Brian P. Bilbray U.S. Representative [R] California
- Darrell Issa U.S. Representative [R] California
- William "Bill" Sali U.S. Representative [R] Idaho
- Edolphus Towns U.S. Representative [D] New York
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