Home Ownership in the Current Economy
Housing and lending experts talked about the economy and the future of home ownership. Among the subjects they addressed were the… read more
Housing and lending experts talked about the economy and the future of home ownership. Among the subjects they addressed were the future of government sponsored enterprises such as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, predatory lending, and discrimination against minorities by housing lenders.
The program began with a five-minute video of Americans talking about home ownership.
This event was part of an Atlantic and National Journal joint economic summit on the impact of the economic crisis on housing and the next generation of home buyers. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Ronald Brownstein Editorial Director National Journal
- Jerry Howard Executive V.P. and CEO National Association of Home Builders
- Alex Pollack Resident Fellow American Enterprise Institute
- Shanna L. Smith President and CEO National Fair Housing Alliance
- Jim Tankersley Correspondent National Journal->Economics
- Sarah Rosen Wartell Chief Executive Officer Center for American Progress
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