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Thread: Regulations at 'Lowest Count Since Records Began Being Kept in the Mid-1970s'

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    Quote Originally Posted by Crepitus View Post
    I think you had better read that more closely. It is not really about deregulation but regulatory failure. Which is hwat i posted in post #28, written by Arnold Kling, senior economist at Freddie Mac from 1986 to 1994.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Crepitus View Post
    That is a minority view, and seeks to explain away reasonable conclusions like regulatory failure simply for the purpose of encouraging a lax regulatory atmosphere.
    Minority view? You know this how? I think you need to back that up. Good luck. Especially when you so badly misunderstood what it says. You say "seeks to explain away reasonable conclusions like regulatory failure" when in fact that's what it points to as the problem, regulatory failure. You were arguing the problem was deregulation, when it was regulatory failure. Even your link states that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Crepitus View Post
    Deregulation of banks led to the financial crisis, why would you think that deregulating them again would be any different?
    No.

    Regulations forcing banks to give mortgages to people who could not afford them was one of the causes of the 2008 melt down.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    No.

    Regulations forcing banks to give mortgages to people who could not afford them was one of the causes of the 2008 melt down.
    That turns out not to be the case sir.

    https://www.cbsnews.com/news/loans-t...ancial-crisis/
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    Quote Originally Posted by Crepitus View Post
    That turns out not to be the case sir.

    https://www.cbsnews.com/news/loans-t...ancial-crisis/
    Do you have an argument? Explain what you think your link says. Commit yourself.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Chris View Post
    Do you have an argument? Explain what you think your link says. Commit yourself.
    he's notorious for that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mister D View Post
    he's notorious for that.
    Just this morning, earlier in the thread, it backfired.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Chris View Post
    Just this morning, earlier in the thread, it backfired.
    It backfires a lot and that's because he grabs links and pastes them here without reading them. I doubt he even opens them. That he never learns his lesson is a little weird.
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