The Role of Government-Supported Housing Finance Agencies in Asia

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Eric Ho Pan Chan

Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

Michael Richard Llywelyn Davies

Bank for International Settlements, Committee on the Global Financial System (CGFS)

Jacob Gyntelberg

University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics

Date Written: December 1, 2006

Abstract

In Asia, government-supported housing agencies have played a constructive role in the development of domestic residential mortgage and bond markets. Several agencies have increased their overall market presence in recent years by expanding their activities and have accepted a larger share of the associated credit risks.

JEL Classification: G150, G180, G210, G280, H810, O160

Suggested Citation

Chan, Eric Ho Pan and Davies, Michael Richard Llywelyn and Gyntelberg, Jacob, The Role of Government-Supported Housing Finance Agencies in Asia (December 1, 2006). BIS Quarterly Review, December 2006, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1632354

Eric Ho Pan Chan (Contact Author)

Bank for International Settlements (BIS) ( email )

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Basel, Basel-Stadt 4002
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Michael Richard Llywelyn Davies

Bank for International Settlements, Committee on the Global Financial System (CGFS) ( email )

Centralbahnplatz 2
Basel, Basel-Stadt 4002
Switzerland

Jacob Gyntelberg

University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics ( email )

Ă˜ster Farimagsgade 5, Bygn 26
Copenhagen, 1353
Denmark

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