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What the Demise of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Means for the Future of Homeownership

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Thu, 24 Mar 2011

Published with permission from Knowledge @ Wharton , Wharton’s online business journal. By most accounts, the federally sponsored mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac did not cause the housing and mortgage crisis. But they were a big part of the problem, prompting a taxpayer bailout costing m

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