Subprime Cities and the Twin Crises

  1. Manuel B. Aalbers
  1. Manuel B. Aalbers

Published Online: 17 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444347456.ch

Subprime Cities: The Political Economy of Mortgage Markets

Subprime Cities: The Political Economy of Mortgage Markets

How to Cite

Aalbers, M. B. (2012) Subprime Cities and the Twin Crises, in Subprime Cities: The Political Economy of Mortgage Markets (ed M. B. Aalbers), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444347456.ch

Editor Information

  1. University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Author Information

  1. University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 FEB 2012
  2. Published Print: 16 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444337761

Online ISBN: 9781444347456

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Keywords:

  • subprime, and twin crises;
  • urban political;
  • economy;
  • deregulation;
  • re-regulation;
  • globalization;
  • financialization;
  • bubbles;
  • credit ratings

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction: Urban Political Economy

  • The Centrality of Cities in the Crisis

  • Deregulation and Re-Regulation

  • Globalization and Financialization

  • Bubbles and Credit Ratings

  • Post-Subprime Cities?

  • Overview

  • Notes

  • References