The New Deal and the Origins of the Modern American Real Estate Loan Contract
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The authors thank the participants in the Microeconomics of the New Deal conference and the Greater Boston Urban and Real Estate Economics Seminar, especially Alexander Field, Paul Willen, Price Fishback, and Bill Collins. Snowden acknowledges the financial support provided by National Science Foundation Grant SES-1061927. The views presented in this paper are solely those of the authors and do not necessarily represent those of the Federal Reserve Board or its staff, or the National Bureau of Economic Research. NBER working papers are circulated for discussion and comment purposes. They have not been peer reviewed or been subject to the review by the NBER Board of Directors that accompanies official NBER publications. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.