Free Fannie and Freddie

12 December 2007 By Richard Beales

The US mortgage giants have outlived their public usefulness. They ve also proved themselves no more prudent than competitivelydisadvantaged freemarket rivals. Their subsidies should go, and they should be left to live or die on level terms with other financial institutions.

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