The Great Debate©: Did Fannie and Freddie Cause the Great Financial Crisis?

The Neville Awards Case Against Fannie and Freddie Written by John Lounsbury The Neville Awards is a website that has collected published media reports and opinion about the role of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in creating the Great Financial Crisis.  The attribution for this section of The Neville Awards is: Compiled by Gary Starr …

Explaining the Housing Bubble

In the simplest terms, the housing bubble was caused by a flood of liquidity chasing mispriced risk.