Shiller Says Fannie, Freddie Phase-Out May Hurt Housing

March 15 (Bloomberg) — Robert Shiller, an economics professor at Yale University and co-creator of the S&P/Case-Shiller home-price index, talks about the impact a wind-down of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may have on the US housing market. The Obama administration has proposed phasing out the two mortgage companies have required a combined 4 billion in Treasury funds since they were placed under US conservatorship more than two years ago. Shiller speaks with Mark Crumpton on Bloomberg Television’s “Bottom Line.” (Source: Bloomberg)

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