Monthly Archives: February 2015

Ordoliberalism in Housing Markets: an overview

The impact of Ordoliberalism on Housing Policy: A basic Ordoliberal principle is that a market should have a wide variety of different types of provider with anti-monopoly laws preventing the emergence of oligopoly and cartels, just the sort of situation … Continue reading

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The subprime mortgage crisis

The subprime mortgage crisis started in 2007/8. By 2011 the crisis had spread and was reverberating around the world, the biggest bust since the Wall Street crash of 1929. Almost immediately, the UK followed the USA over the lemming cliff. (Google images … Continue reading

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