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Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Recovering Home Equity Will Take Years, Say Economists

“Even as the housing market shows signs of improvement, including in new data released Tuesday, economists warn that it could take up to a decade for many homeowners to regain equity in their homes, while some people in the hardest-hit regions of the country may not see a recovery during their lifetime.” (Washington Post, Wednesday)

What has government wrought?

FEE Timely Classic
“What Government Officials Cannot Know” by Brian Summers

  • Sheldon Richman is the former editor of The Freeman and a contributor to The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics. He is the author of Separating School and State: How to Liberate America's Families and thousands of articles.