Redlining

@article{Taggart1981Redlining,
  title={Redlining},
  author={Harriett Tee Taggart and Kevin W. Smith},
  journal={Urban Affairs Review},
  year={1981},
  volume={17},
  pages={107 - 91}
}
The residential mortgage activity of financial institutions in metropolitan Boston was analyzed to identify and assess patterns of disinvestment. Data were obtained from most state-chartered institutions and larger national banks on the geographic breakdown of their mortgage portfolios, recent mortgage activities, and deposits. Additional information on home sales, population and housing characteristics, and homeowner interviews were used. The measures of disinvestment were (1) mortgage-to… 

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