The Strange Saga of the U.S. Mortgage Giants

Lemann, Nicholas; McLean, Bethany; Sita, Miranda

Bethany McLeans chronicles the story of Fannie and Freddie and tells us why homeownership finance is now one of the biggest unsolved issues in today's global economy—and why it must be placed on firmer ground.


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Underreported with Nicholas Lemann
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February 27, 2023

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This episode's duration is: 24:17