The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, 30:2, 111–113, 2005 2005 Springer Science + Business Media, Inc. Manufactured in The Netherlands. Introduction to the Special Issues on the Subprime Mortgage Market, Part II: Theoretical and Empirical Studies of Subprime Lending MICHAEL E. STATEN Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA E-mail: email@example.com ANTHONY YEZER The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA Key Words: asymmetric information, separating equilibrium, subprime mortgage market 1. Introduction In February of 2002, we issued a call for papers to be presented at a symposium on the subprime mortgage market to be held in Washington, D.C. during October of 2002. At that time, we had secured the agreement of the editors of The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics to consider papers from the conference for a special issue of the journal. Based on a canvass of papers presented at the 2002 Allied Social Science Associations Annual Meetings and informal conversations with potential authors, we estimated that we might be able to attract enough high-quality papers to fill most of a single special issue of the Journal. While subprime mortgage lending was attracting substantial popular attention and a host of government regulatory initiatives, academic scholarship on
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