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University Foreclosure Forums East Carolina University


Mon., October 27, 2008
7 p.m.

East Carolina University, Mendenhall Student Center- Hendrix Theater, Greenville, N.C.



The impact of mortgage foreclosures on communities and the credit market are among the topics to be discussed in an upcoming forum sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and East Carolina University. The event is free and open to the public.

Dr. Randall Parker, ECU Professor of Economics will moderate the program.

Come hear about: The key drivers behind the mortgage foreclosure and credit lending crunch, nationally and locally, and how it compares with previous housing market disruptions. The impact to North Carolina's neighborhoods and communities. The Federal Reserve and federal and local governments' responses to local housing market conditions.

Program will feature presentations by:

  • Randall E. Parker, Professor of Economics at East Carolina University.
  • Michael Riddle, Senior Financial Analyst at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.
  • Steve Sanderford, Senior Retail Lending Specialist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.
  • Robert E. Carpenter, Associate Professor of Economics, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and visiting Senior Financial Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.

For helpful resources regarding foreclosures, visit the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond's Foreclosure Resource Center.



General Public



Deadline: October 27, 2008

Registration has closed. Thank you for your interest.

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