CEPR - Center for Economic and Policy Research

Press Releases

Four Years after Earthquake, Housing, Sanitation, Health Care are Still Pressing Needs in Haiti

January 9, 2014

Setting Up Another Sub-Prime Crisis

October 28, 2013

First-time Homebuyer Tax Credit was Temporary Fix At Best
April 18, 2012

Bank of America Tests Right to Rent
March 23, 2012

Right to Rent Legislation Would Slow Growing Rate of Foreclosure
September 22, 2010

More Stimulus Needed to Slow Spiraling Unemployment and Deepening Recession
March 17, 2009

Housing Market Meltdown and Stock Market Collapse Threaten Retirement Wealth of Millions of Baby Boomers
February 25, 2009

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Announce Programs to Help Homeowners
February 2, 2009

House Prices Must Return to Trend Levels to Stabilize Market
December 3, 2008

Comparison of Ownership vs. Rental Costs Points to Negative Equity Accruals in Many Markets
October 28, 2008

More Substantial Stimulus and Policy Proposals Needed to Help Americans Weather the Recession

July 24, 2008

Housing Market Meltdown Will Cause Massive Losses in Household Wealth
July 9, 2008

Baby Boomers Face Massive Loss of Retirement Wealth Due to Housing Market Meltdown
June 24, 2008

New Bill Pushes for Greater Housing Security for Families Facing Foreclosure
May 22, 2008

Comparison of Ownership vs. Rental Costs in 100 U.S. Cities
May 8, 2008

Comparison of Ownership vs. Rental Costs Demonstrates that Rental Options Should Be a Consideration
April 3, 2008

Lower Health and Housing Inflation Leave Overall and Core CPI Flat in February
March 14, 2008 (Prices Byte)

Foreclosure Plans Benefit Banks, But Do Little for Homeowners
March 4, 2008

Price Tumble Accelerates, Home Ownership Plunges
January 30, 2008 (Housing Market Monitor)

Housing Starts: Is a Bottom In Sight?
January 23, 2008 (Housing Market Monitor)

"Housing Market Monitor" to Offer Insights and Weekly Updates of Housing Sector
January 9, 2007

New Home Sales Down 23.5 Percent, Prices 13 Percent from Year Ago Levels
November 29, 2007 (Housing Byte)

Tens of Millions of Families with Low-Wage Workers Fall Into Gap Left by Employers and Government
October 10, 2007

Millions of Low-Income Families Who Need Medicaid and SCHIP Are Ineligible for Benefits
September 25, 2007

New CEPR Paper Looks at the Instability of the Housing and Stock Markets

August 9, 2007

Buyer Beware: Housing Calculator Compares Cost of Owning vs. Renting in 379 Regions
June 26, 2007

Ratio of Mortgage Debt to Housing Value Hits New Record
June 7, 2007 (Housing Byte)

Job Growth Slows in April
May 4, 2007 (Jobs Byte)

Declines in Housing and Exports Depress Growth
April 27, 2007 (GDP Byte)

New Book Explains Right Turn in US Politics Since 1980
April 3, 2007

Economy Adds 97,000 New Jobs, but Hours Fall
March 9, 2007 (Jobs Byte)

Weakening Housing Market Leads to Rising Debt Burdens
March 8, 2007 (Housing Byte)

U.S. Recession Looms in 2007
November 29, 2006

10 Economic Indicators to Watch For Signs of Housing Bubble Collapse
June 27, 2006

Do Bubbles Bother Bernanke?
November 8, 2005

Housing Calculator Compares Cost of Owning vs. Renting in 378 U.S. Regions
August 3, 2005

The ABCs of the Housing Bubble
July 7, 2005

Focus on Social Security Misses 9 Disturbing Trends
June 1, 2005

Homeownership Not Always Best Option for Low Income Families
January 11, 2005

English Central Bank Warns of Housing Bubble - Greenspan Does Not Follow Lead
June 2004