Richmond Fed Head Criticizes MBS Model

Jeffrey Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, criticized the Fed’s program to purchase agency mortgage-backed securities.

  • 20 Nov 2012
Jeffrey Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, criticized the Fed’s program to purchase agency mortgage-backed securities. Speaking at a symposium, Lacker said, “Purchasing agency MBS encourages the continuation of a housing finance model based heavily on government-sponsored enterprises, at a time when the housing sector ...

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