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Published: 01 March 2007

245 Pages | 43 tables, 34 line illus.

ISBN: 9780199204595

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House Prices and the Macroeconomy

Implications for Banking and Price Stability

Charles Goodhart and Boris Hofmann

  • Deals comprehensively with the effects of housing price bubbles and busts, a current key macro-economic concern
  • Provides the latest empirical research on this key topic in a form understandable to anyone interested in the causes and effects of housing price fluctuations on the macro-economy
  • Makes a number of public policy recomendations to reduce the harmful effects of bank lending and housing price fluctuations