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The Influence of the Home Owners' Loan Corporation on Housing Markets During the 1930s

Price V. Fishback, Alfonso Flores-Lagunes, William Horrace, Shawn E. Kantor, Jaret Treber

NBER Working Paper No. 15824
Issued in March 2010

---- Acknowledgements -----

The corresponding author is Price Fishback, Department of Economics, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, 520-621-4421, pfishback@eller.arizona.edu. The authors are indebted to Larry Neal, Joseph Mason, Michael Haines, and Paul Rhode for their help in obtaining the data for the project. We have benefited from the comments of Charles Courtemanche, Gary Gorton, Chris Hanes, Kei Hirano, Harry Kelejian, Trevor Kollman, Robert Margo, Jonathan Rose, Ken Snowden, John Wallis, Eugene White, David Wheelock and workshop participants at the University of California-Davis, Kentucky, Maryland, Nevada-Las Vegas, the New York University Stern School of Business, North Carolina, Oxford, Royal Holloway, and Yale, as well as participants at the 2001 and 2008 NBER Summer Institutes, the 2010 NBER-DAE program meeting, and the 2001 Economic History Association meetings. Financial support has been provided by National Science Foundation Grants SBR-9708098, SES-0080324, SES 0214483, and SES 0617972, the Earhart Foundation, the University of Arizona Foundation, the University of Arizona Office of the Vice President for Research, and the Frank and Clara Kramer Professorship in Economics at the University of Arizona. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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