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“No-Lining” and Neighborhood Erasure: Washington, D.C., and Downtown San Francisco Come to the Mission

Ocean Howell

in Making the Mission: Planning and Ethnicity in San Francisco

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226141398
eISBN:
9780226290287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226290287.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter deals with New Deal home finance agencies, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) and particularly the Home Owners' Loan Corporation (HOLC), paying special attention to their role on ... More


Risk Allocation in Home Ownership: Revisiting the Role of Mortgage Contract Terms

Katherine Porter and Tara Twomey

in Shared Responsibility, Shared Risk: Government, Markets and Social Policy in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
February 2015
ISBN:
9780199781911
eISBN:
9780190252519
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199781911.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines risk allocation in home ownership. After providing a historical background on home ownership in the United States, it explains the role of government in mortgage risk management ... More


Transplant Failure: The American Housing Model in Russia

Jane R. Zavisca

in Housing the New Russia

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450372
eISBN:
9780801464300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450372.003.0002
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

This chapter examines the process of transplanting American housing institutions to Russia through three stages: privatization, establishment of mortgage finance, and the government's attempts to ... More


Blind Spot: Greenspan’s Federal Reserve

Kathleen C. Engel and Patricia A. McCoy

in The Subprime Virus: Reckless Credit, Regulatory Failure, and Next Steps

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780195388824
eISBN:
9780190258535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195388824.003.0010
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This chapter discusses the Federal Reserve Board's enforcement actions during the housing bubble. It describes Fed chairman Alan Greenspan's aversion to regulation and the distinct ideological ... More


Building a Nation of Homeowners: Federal Housing Policy in the Twentieth Century

Brian J. McCabe

in No Place Like Home: Wealth, Community and the Politics of Homeownership

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780190270452
eISBN:
9780190270490
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190270452.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Urban and Rural Studies

While most Americans aspired to own their own homes throughout the twentieth century, achieving high rates of homeownership was neither natural nor inevitable. This chapter traces the origins of ... More


Housing and Mortgage Market Excess

Andrew Farlow

in Crash and Beyond: Causes and Consequences of the Global Financial Crisis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199578016
eISBN:
9780191808623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199578016.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter examines how excesses in the global housing and mortgage markets contributed to the financial crisis of 2008. It begins by considering the enthusiasm for real estate worldwide in the ... More


Home

Benjamin Wiggins

in Calculating Race: Racial Discrimination in Risk Assessment

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780197504000
eISBN:
9780197504031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197504000.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, American History: 20th Century

The economic collapse that set into motion the Great Depression of the 1930s was portended by mass mortgage defaults in the mid-1920s. To address this unprecedented housing crisis, New Deal ... More


A Home of One’s Own: Marketing Owner-Occupation

Peter Scott

in The Market Makers: Creating Mass Markets for Consumer Durables in Inter-war Britain

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198783817
eISBN:
9780191826474
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198783817.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

Prior to 1914 owner-occupation was unusual, with even many landlords renting the houses they themselves lived in. The inter-war years, and particularly the 1930s, witnessed the start of a trend ... More


Private and Public Debt Cycles in Current and Historical Perspective

Andres Solimano

in Global Capitalism in Disarray: Inequality, Debt, and Austerity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190626273
eISBN:
9780190626303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190626273.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter focuses on the process of rapid accumulation of private and public debt in advanced capitalist countries (US, UK, Germany, France, Japan) and in countries of the European periphery ... More


Fair Housing

Elizabeth Korver-Glenn

in Race Brokers: Housing Markets and Segregation in 21st Century Urban America

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190063863
eISBN:
9780190063900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190063863.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

By regularly acting out racialized organizational routines and interpreting ostensibly neutral routines through the lens of racist ideas comprising the racist market rubric, real estate professionals ... More


Race Brokers: Housing Markets and Segregation in 21st Century Urban America

Elizabeth Korver-Glenn

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190063863
eISBN:
9780190063900
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190063863.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This book examines how housing market professionals—including housing developers, real estate agents, mortgage lenders, and appraisers—construct twenty-first-century urban housing markets in ways ... More


Closing Thoughts

Andrew Farlow

in Crash and Beyond: Causes and Consequences of the Global Financial Crisis

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199578016
eISBN:
9780191808623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199578016.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This book has explored the causes and consequences of events leading up to the financial crisis of 2008. It has discussed global imbalances, reckless mortgage lending, unsustainable housing booms, ... More


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