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The Blackwell Companion to the Economics of Housing: The Housing Wealth of Nations (repost)

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The Blackwell Companion to the Economics of Housing: The Housing Wealth of Nations (repost)

The Blackwell Companion to the Economics of Housing: The Housing Wealth of Nations By Susan J. Smith, Beverley A. Searle
2010 | 648 Pages | ISBN: 1405192151 | PDF | 2,5 MB

The Blackwell Companion to the Economics of Housing will help students and professionals alike to explore key elements of the housing economy: home prices, housing wealth, mortgage debt, and financial risk.
Features 24 original essays, including an editorial introduction and three section overviews
Includes 39 world-class authors from a mix of educational and financial organizations in the UK, Europe, Australia, and North America

Broadly-based, scholarly, and accessible, serving students and professionals who wish to understand how today’s housing economy works
Profiles the role and relevance of housing wealth; the mismanagement of mortgage debt; and the pitfalls and potential of hedging housing risk
Key topics include: the housing price bubble and crash; the subprime mortgage crisis in the US and its aftermath; the links between housing wealth, the macroeconomy, and the welfare of home-occupiers; the mitigation of credit and housing investment risks
Specific case studies help to illustrate concepts, along with new data sets and analyses to illustrate empirical points