Hey, Barney Frank: The Government D Peter Wallison 13, 2011 december

Hey, Barney Frank: The Government D Peter Wallison 13, 2011 december

An associate for the economic crisis Inquiry Commission reacts to the meeting with Barney Frank, arguing that with no federal government’s intervention, there is no housing crisis

On December 9, The Atlantic published online an interview with Congressman Barney Frank. He called me personally a «real extremist. On it, » This name-calling had not been just false but in addition improper towards the severity associated with problem — that will be whether federal federal federal government housing policy, rather than the banks or perhaps the personal sector, caused the 2008 crisis that is financial. I made a decision to react to both Congressman Frank’s statements and also the questions he had been expected about federal federal government housing policy in addition to economic crisis. (más…)