Development Lending and the Community Reinvestment Act
14 Pages Posted: 19 Apr 2006
Date Written: April 18, 2006
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
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