This study is provided by ICPSR. ICPSR provides leadership and training in data access, curation, and methods of analysis for a diverse and expanding social science research community.
A Primer on the Mortgage Market and Mortgage Finance (ICPSR 21581)
Principal Investigator(s): McDonald, Daniel J., Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; Thornton, Daniel L., Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
This article is a primer on mortgage finance. It discusses the basics of the mortgage market and mortgage finance. In so doing, it provides useful information that can aid individuals in making better mortgage finance decisions. The discussion and the tools are presented within the context of mortgage finance, however, these same principles and tools can be applied to a wide range of financial decisions.
These data are flagged as replication datasets and are distributed exactly as they arrived from the data depositor. ICPSR has not checked or processed this material. Users should consult the investigator(s) if further information is desired.
These data are freely available.
McDonald, Daniel J., and Daniel L. Thornton. A Primer on the Mortgage Market and Mortgage Finance. ICPSR21581-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2008-01-10. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR21581.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR21581.v1
This study was funded by:
- Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Research Division
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: federal housing programs, financial planning, home ownership, interest rates, loans, mortgage payments, mortgage rates, mortgages, refinancing
Geographic Coverage: United States
Data Collection Notes:
(1) A zipped package contains an Excel file which comprises tables and corresponding figures. (2) These data are part of ICPSR's Publication-Related Archive and are distributed exactly as they arrived from the data depositor. ICPSR has not checked or processed this material. Users should consult the investigators if further information is desired.
Original ICPSR Release: 2008-01-10
Related Publications (?)
- Citations exports are provided above.
Export Study-level metadata (does not include variable-level metadata)
If you're looking for collection-level metadata rather than an individual metadata record, please visit our Metadata Records page.