Articles About Sustainable Economic Growth
- Mark McDowell
Save the Planet; Prevent Commercial Mortgage Meltdown
A total of $1.4 trillion worth of commercial real estate loans are coming due between now and 2014, with the majority on small- and medium-sized buildings that are either under water or very nearly there. Writing for the Huffington Post, Daphne Wysham says that “crisis breeds opportunity. It turns out that buildings are responsible for […]
- Tom Silva
How Low Can the Fed Go?
The Federal Reserve is pulling out most – if not all — of the stops to thaw credit. The central bank has cut its federal funds rate for overnight borrowing to just 0.25 percent, the lowest level ever. But the move is likely too little, too late because the problem is not the lack of […]