Development Lending and the Community Reinvestment Act

14 Pages Posted: 19 Apr 2006

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Keith N. Hylton

Boston University - School of Law

Date Written: April 18, 2006

Abstract

These remarks, prepared for the "Issues in Community Economic Development" conference at Western New England College, provide a brief overview of the law and economics literature on urban economic development. I conclude with a set of principles for legislative reform.

Keywords: development lending, Community Reinvestment Act (CRA), law and economics of development lending

JEL Classification: K00, K2, K23

Suggested Citation

Hylton, Keith N., Development Lending and the Community Reinvestment Act (April 18, 2006). Boston Univ. School of Law Working Paper No. 06-07. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=897489 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.897489

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