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Property Tax Compliance and Reverse Mortgages: Using Nudges to Improve the Market
Urban Policy and Housing
March 01, 2022
This study, published in the National Tax Journal, is based on a field experiment designed to increase the salience of property tax and insurance payments among a particularly vulnerable population, older adults who took out a reverse mortgage. 
Does Temporary Mortgage Assistance for Unemployed Homeowners Reduce Longer-Term Mortgage Default? An Analysis of the Hardest Hit Fund Program
Urban Policy and Housing
January 22, 2022
This study, published in the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, analyzes the longer-term effects of temporary mortgage payment subsidies on mortgage default.
Food Insecurity Among Older Adults in the U.S.: The Role of Mortgage Borrowing
Urban Policy and Housing
December 12, 2021
This study, published by Applied Economics Perspectives and Policy, assesses the impact of new mortgage borrowing on food insecurity among homeowners aged 65 and older
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