PRICES & SPENDING   •  Jun 2018  •  Volume 7 / Number 10

Housing and expenditures: before, during, and after the bubble

Housing and expenditures: before, during, and after the bubble

This Beyond the Numbers article examines the lead up to, and aftermath of, the housing bubble and burst, including changes in housing prices, housing tenure (homeownership and rental rates), and consumer spending. For these purposes, this analysis uses mainly data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Consumer Expenditure (CE) surveys and some data from the Census Bureau.

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