Michael Carliner                Histories
Housing Economist

Carliner, Michael (1998) "Development of Federal Homeownership 'Policy'"
    Housing Policy Debate 9:2
    Note: There was (at least) one major error in this.  The bill that President George H.W. Bush vetoed in 1992
    did not include the home buyer tax credit that he had proposed.  

Colean, Miles L. (1950) The Impact of Government on Real Estate Finance in the United
States National Bureau of Economic Research

Devaney, John F. (1994) Tracking the American Dream: 50 Years of Housing History from
the Census Bureau 1940-1990.
 (Current Housing Report H121/94-1)

Grebler, Leo and Leland S. Burns (1982) Construction Cycles in the U.S. since WWII
AREUEA Journal (10:2)

Harris, Richard and Michael Buzzelli (2002) "House Building in the Machine Age,
1920s-1970s: Realities and Perceptions of Modernisation"
University of British Columbia, Dept of Geography

Morton, J.E. (1956) Urban Mortgage Lending: Comparative Markets and Experience
National Bureau of Economic Research
    Shows that fully-amortizing fixed rate loans preceded the New Deal

Orlebeke, Charles J. (2000) The Evolution of Low-Income Housing Policy 1949-1999
Housing Policy Debate 11:2

Quigley, John M. (2000) "A Decent Home: Housing Policy in Perspective"
    Brookings-Wharton Papers on Urban Affairs

Wendt, Paul F. (1956) The Role of the Federal Government in Housing
    (Washington DC, American Enterprise Association)

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