Explaining the Housing Bubble – A Georgetown University Law Center Paper

Explaining the Housing Bubble Adam J. Levitin Georgetown University Law Center Susan M. Wachter University of Pennsylvania – The Wharton School – Real Estate Department August 31, 2010 Georgetown Law and Economics Research Paper No. 1669401 Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 1669401 U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper Forthcoming Abstract: … Read more

Palm Beach County’s Financial Report – 77% of Portfolio Invested in GSE’s / MBS’ / CMO’s?

If there are any accountants out there, please tell me I am interpreting this incorrectly… So I was looking into how bad this Foreclosure Crisis is and decided to take a look at one of the local County’s financial records and now I wished I didn’t… According to the Palm Beach County’s 2009 Comprehensive Annual … Read more

Foreclosure Fraud, Securites Fraud, Mortgage Fraud – The Root of America’s Economic Malaise

Mortgage Fraud is a very unpopular topic. It is simply not something anybody wants to talk about at all, let alone trace the corrosive effects of the dishonesty of our neighbors and fellow citizens on the fabric of the economy. However, it is not something that will go away. Indeed, the longer this fundamental problem … Read more