Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Paul Hilbers , Angana Banerji , Haiyan Shi , and Alexander Hoffmaister
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 September 2008
Keywords: Housing markets, mortgage, mortgage interest, property tax, home ownership,
House prices in Europe have shown diverging trends, and this paper seeks to explain these differences by analyzing three groups of countries: the "fast lane", the average performers, and the slow movers. Price move...