Russell Roberts on Government Intervention in Housing

Russell Roberts of George Mason University, CafeHayek, and Econtalk wrote of series of Cafe Hayek posts on the various federal interventions in the housing market:

Housing markets without the benefit of hindsight

Fannie reaches its goals–sort of

Zero Down!

Fannie and Freddie’s other mission

Section 8

Bill cared too

Affordable equals “subprime”

Calm down

And don’t forget Andrew Cuomo

Shiller and fundamentals

The role of the CRA

It’s not the CRA

No money down, revisited

Bear Stearns, the CRA, and Freddie Mac

Stiglitz on the crisis