Tuesday, November 22, 2016
When does debt go from helpful to harmful? A recent symposium focused on such tipping points in household debt.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
House prices and apartment rents have risen significantly recently, but per capita personal income has risen faster over the past 25 years.more
Monday, November 14, 2016
Significant deleveraging, coupled with increases in other forms of debt, has caused mortgage debt to make up a smaller portion of households’ total debt.more
Monday, October 03, 2016
Since the financial crisis, households nationally have sharply reduced their debt while Eighth District households have largely stayed the same.more
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Recent research points more strongly to one of three potential culprits: fundamental shocks, credit market changes or beliefs about the housing market.
Monday, August 15, 2016
New research shows that the types of assets purchased during QE had differing effects on the economy.
Tuesday, August 02, 2016
Seriously delinquent mortgage debt, credit card debt and HELOCs all fell in the first quarter, while seriously delinquent auto and student debt rose.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Four components—changes in average debt, average debt in default, number of households with debt and number of households in default—constitute the change in the share of mortgage debt in default. Which one is the biggest driver?