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Dean Baker

Dean Baker is a senior economist at the Center for Economic and Policy Research and visiting professor at the University of Utah.
Articles by Dean Baker

The Future of Fannie and Freddie

In one of the fateful moments in the financial crisis, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were placed in conservatorship on September 6, 2008, one week before the earth-shattering collapse of Lehman. The panic that followed the Lehman bankruptcy overshadowed the crisis facing the two mortgage giants, but the idea that these two companies could both…

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