Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Panelists reviewed the history and current regulatory structure of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and offered proposals for… read more

Panelists reviewed the history and current regulatory structure of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and offered proposals for reform. Following their remarks they responded to questions from audience members. 

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were placed under federal conservatorship in September 2008 after the mortgage market implosion last year. This event looked at what changes might be made to the way the institutions operate in the future. Fannie and Freddie own or guarantee about half of the mortgages in the U.S. housing market. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Jay Brinkmann Chief Economist and Senior Vice President Mortgage Bankers Association of America
  • Mark A. Calabria Director Cato Institute->Financial Regulation Studies
  • David Crowe Chief Economist and Senior Vice President National Association of Home Builders
  • David Reiss Professor Brooklyn Law School
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Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

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Program ID:
289513-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 19, 2009
Last Aired:
Oct 30, 2009

Airing Details

  • Oct 19, 2009 | 12:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 19, 2009 | 8:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 19, 2009 | 9:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 20, 2009 | 5:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 23, 2009 | 12:48am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 29, 2009 | 10:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 30, 2009 | 4:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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