Haas Institute Publications & Presentations

Where Credit Is Due

While much recent attention has been focused on the subprime lending and foreclosure crisis, little has been said about it's radically-disparate impact. Drawing upon history as well as insight into the current crisis, this book shows that this crisis is not an anomaly, especially for people of color; nor is it over.

Homeownership Built to Last

The ups and downs in housing markets over the past two decades are without precedent, and the costs—financial, psychological, and social—have been enormous. Yet Americans overwhelmingly still aspire to homeownership, and many still view access to homeownership as an important ingrediant for building wealth among historically disadvantaged groups.